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Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Coniston, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3688 / 54°22'7"N

Longitude: -3.0751 / 3°4'30"W

OS Eastings: 330250

OS Northings: 497569

OS Grid: SD302975

Mapcode National: GBR 6KZX.1N

Mapcode Global: WH71D.QGW4

Plus Code: 9C6R9W9F+GX

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 25 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087244

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76783

ID on this website: 101087244

Location: St Andrew's Church, Coniston, Westmorland and Furness, Cumbria, LA21

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Coniston

Built-Up Area: Coniston

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Coniston and Torver

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Church of St Andrew

Church. 1819. Chancel, vestry, organ loft and porches, 1891 by J. Matson.
Slate with ashlar dressings, slate roof. Nave with west tower, chancel with
north vestry and south organ loft. 4-bay nave has coped gables. Elliptical-
headed windows with hoodmoulds and 2-light timber frames with leaded glazing.
Tower has west lancet with hoodmould; string course, and paired stone-louvred
bell openings with no dressings, with 3-face clock below; top cornice and
embattled parapet. Flanking porches have embattled parapets; entrances have
4-centred heads and 2-light square-headed windows; cast iron rainwater heads.
Chancel, vestry and organ loft have weathered bases, coped gables and quoins.
Chancel has 5-light window with Perpendicular tracery on sill band, and single
traceried light to south. Vestry is roughcast with lateral stack and 2-light
north window with transom; west entrance. Organ loft has 3-light window with
Perpendicular tracery. Interior: King and queen post trusses with decorative
bracing and tracery. West gallery of 1891 has turned posts, false 4-centred
arches, balustrade with deep cornice and early C19 painted royal arms.
Baptistry under tower has stained glass window by Kempe, 1893; alabaster
octagonal font. Chancel arch has roll mould. Chancel has arches to vestry and
organ loft and panelled east wall and reredos with blind tracery.

Listing NGR: SD3025097569

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