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Church of St Oswald

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Swan, Liverpool

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4119 / 53°24'42"N

Longitude: -2.914 / 2°54'50"W

OS Eastings: 339339

OS Northings: 390956

OS Grid: SJ393909

Mapcode National: GBR 7ML.LX

Mapcode Global: WH878.6HMQ

Entry Name: Church of St Oswald

Listing Date: 28 June 1952

Last Amended: 19 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073477

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359430

Location: Liverpool, L13

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Old Swan

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Stoneycroft All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

SJ 3990 ST. OSWALD'S
STREET
L13

29/1076 Church of
St. Oswald
(formerly listed
as St. Oswald's
R.C.Church)
28.6.52

G.V. II


Roman Catholic Church. West tower and broach spire, 1842, Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin. The rest rebuilt, 1951-7, Adrian Gilbert Scott.
Red sandstone, concrete and brick. Tower has diagonal
buttresses. Pointed west entrance has no capitals, and hood
mould with head stops. 3-light window above, with
reticulated tracery. 3rd stage has cusped lancets to 3
sides. Top stage has paired 2-light bell openings over
weathering, with Geometrical tracery. Broach spire with 3
tiers of lucarnes in alternate faces. Canted stair turret to
south, with hipped stone roof. Rest of church of no special
interest.


Listing NGR: SJ3933990956

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