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Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Stalybridge, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.4852 / 53°29'6"N

Longitude: -2.0441 / 2°2'38"W

OS Eastings: 397168

OS Northings: 398716

OS Grid: SJ971987

Mapcode National: GBR GX54.7D

Mapcode Global: WHB9K.KNTK

Entry Name: Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 27 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068013

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212613

Location: Tameside, SK15

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Stalybridge South

Built-Up Area: Stalybridge

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Stalybridge St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/150 Church of
27.6.84 St. Paul


Church. 1839 by Tattersall with clerestory and south
transept 1872 by Brakespear. Hammer-dressed stone with ashlar
dressings and fish-scale slate roof. Nave and chancel with
transepts, aisles, clerestory and west tower. Aisle: 4
bays, paired lancets with hoodmoulds between slender
weathered and gableted buttresses and coped parapet.
Clerestory: segmental-triangle windows. The transepts have
triple-lancet windows, angled corner buttresses with nook-
shafts and corner pinnacles. The chancel has canted corners
and a 4-light east window. 3-stage castellated tower with
angled buttresses, single-storey north and south abutments,
a western roll-moulded, pointed arch door beneath a 2-light
window, clock faces in the second stage, 2 lancets to the
belfry and corner pinnacles. Interior: nave arcades of
chamfered pointed arches under hoodmoulds on collared
octagonal piers. Quadripartite vault. Galleries to west end
and north aisle. Chamfered roll-moulded chancel arch on
compound piers. Pierced andtraceried wooden screens.
Hammer-beam chancel roof. Stained glass east window by

Listing NGR: SJ9716898716

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