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Church of St Michael holy Trinity

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bolton-le-Sands, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.1028 / 54°6'9"N

Longitude: -2.7917 / 2°47'30"W

OS Eastings: 348329

OS Northings: 467720

OS Grid: SD483677

Mapcode National: GBR 8PY0.D0

Mapcode Global: WH841.24WL

Plus Code: 9C6V4635+48

Entry Name: Church of St Michael holy Trinity

Listing Date: 2 May 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071944

English Heritage Legacy ID: 181777

Location: Bolton-le-Sands, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA5

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Bolton-le-Sands

Built-Up Area: Bolton-le-Sands

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Bolton-le-Sands Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


13/13 Church of St. Michael (or
2.5.1968 Holy Trinity)


Church, with late C15th tower and nave arcade, nave of 1813 and chancel
of 1846. Rubble with south nave wall pebbledashed, sandstone ashlar
tower and slate roof. Comprises a nave, north aisle widened in 1880,
lower chancel, timbered south porch of 1880, and west tower. Tower of
3 stages with diagonal buttresses and battlemented parapet. Bell
openings of 3 pointed lights under a 4-centred head with hood mould.
Over the west door is a similar window. The west doorway, of 2 hollow-
chamfered orders, has a 2-centred head and hood. The south nave wall has
windows dating from the 1880 restoration with perpendicular tracery of
various descriptions. Interior has 5-bay arcade to nave and chancel
with octagonal piers and arches of 2 chamfered orders. Nave has a hammer-
beam roof with king posts, the chancel having scissor-braced rafters and
collars. Between the chancel and its aisle is a sandstone memorial to
Robert Cole (died 1642) with coat of arms and inscription 'It is supposed
that he lived above 100 years'.

Listing NGR: SD4832967720

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

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