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Church of St Bridget

A Grade II* Listed Building in Beckermet, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.4404 / 54°26'25"N

Longitude: -3.5204 / 3°31'13"W

OS Eastings: 301494

OS Northings: 506066

OS Grid: NY014060

Mapcode National: GBR 3KV3.N0

Mapcode Global: WH5ZN.WNT8

Entry Name: Church of St Bridget

Listing Date: 9 March 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086588

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76363

Location: Beckermet, Copeland, Cumbria, CA21

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Beckermet

Built-Up Area: Beckermet

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Beckermet St Bridget

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

ST BRIDGET BECKERMET -
NY 00 NW
3/63 Church of St Bridget
9.3.67
- II*
Church. Medieval with Cl7 alterations. Roughcast stone with slate roof, some
ashlar dressings. 2-bay nave and chancel. Coped gables. Nave has 3-light
wooden mullioned windows with ovolo-moulded mullions; small high window to east
end of south wall. Plain west entrance with paired 3-fielded panel doors,
gabled bellcote with 2 bells. Headstones to south wall. Interior has barrel-
vaulted ceiling; double-chamfered chancel arch set in wall. Fielded panelled
wainscotting and fixed benches. Cl7 pulpit has fielded round-headed panels in
architraves, fluted Doric half-columns and entablature with pulvinated frieze.
Slender column on vase balusters to altar rail; altar is stone slab with moulded
edge. George III arms and painted Lord's Prayer, Ten Commandments and Creed
Boards. Anglo-Saxon cross bases to south are Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NY0149406066

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