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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Riverside, Liverpool

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4018 / 53°24'6"N

Longitude: -2.979 / 2°58'44"W

OS Eastings: 335005

OS Northings: 389889

OS Grid: SJ350898

Mapcode National: GBR 75Q.LJ

Mapcode Global: WH877.6RPG

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073449

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359473

Location: Liverpool, L1

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Riverside

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: St Luke in the City Team

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

SJ 3489 SEEL STREET
SJ 3589 (south side)
L1

30/1110 CHURCH OF ST PETER
56/1110 Roman Catholic
Church
14.3.75.
G.V. II


Catholic church. 1788, the sanctuary added 1845. Stucco.
2 storeys and 6 bays. Ground floor has segmental headed
windows, gallery has round-headed windows, all with leaded
glazing. Projecting vestry to 1st bay. A projecting 2
storeyed porch with pediment, fluted Doric columns, frieze
and cornice, and date of 1788 in metopes; window in upper
storey. Interior has gallery on 3 sides, on columns with
leaf capitals. Flat ceiling. Mural monument to founder who
died 1814 (a draped urn). Sanctuary is more ornate, with
gilded Composite pilasters, and altar with columns and
pediment, modillioned cornice, segmental arched ceiling.
Relief mural monuments of 1837, 1840 and 1847. Sanctuary
said to project into No. 76. Oldest Roman Catholic church
in Liverpool.


Listing NGR: SJ3500589889

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