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Church of St Nicholas

A Grade II Listed Building in Lazonby, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7508 / 54°45'2"N

Longitude: -2.702 / 2°42'7"W

OS Eastings: 354912

OS Northings: 539762

OS Grid: NY549397

Mapcode National: GBR 9FKH.TR

Mapcode Global: WH80S.GVKC

Entry Name: Church of St Nicholas

Listing Date: 3 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068637

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74319

Location: Lazonby, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Lazonby

Built-Up Area: Lazonby

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Lazonby St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 53 NW,

Church of St Nicholas


Parish Church. 1863 for Eleanor Maclean by Anthony Salvin on medieval site.
Coursed red and calciferous Lazonby sandstone with flush quoins, on chamfered
plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with coped gables and cross finials. 3-bay
nave with north aisle, south porch and west square 3-storey tower; 2-bay chancel
with north vestry. Tower has west 3-light plate-tracery window, upper-floor
lancets and south clock face; large 2-light bell opening flanked by cusped side
panels, all with pointed heads under hoodmoulds. Battlemented parapet and north
projecting angle stair turret. Porch has studded plank door in pointed arch.
Nave has flat-headed 2-light windows with cusped heads and right similar single
window with rounded head. Aisle has 2-light cusped-head windows. Vestry has
steps up to priests doorway with shouldered arch; cusped-headed windows and
3-light east window with plate-tracery. Interior has 3-bay arcade of pointed
arches on round columns. Open timber roof. Carved tracery screens in tower
arch, baptistry and chancel. Doors carved with panels of scrolled leaves.
Carved oak pulpit on octagonal stone base. Carved oak eagle lectern.

Listing NGR: NY5491239762

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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