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Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Wetheral, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8989 / 54°53'55"N

Longitude: -2.8229 / 2°49'22"W

OS Eastings: 347324

OS Northings: 556326

OS Grid: NY473563

Mapcode National: GBR 8CQS.NP

Mapcode Global: WH804.L4Z8

Entry Name: Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 22 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087689

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77757

Location: Wetheral, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Wetheral

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Holme Eden St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 45 NE

6/176 Church of St Paul


Church. 1845 by John Dobson for Peter Dixon of Holme Eden. Snecked sandstone
ashlar, Welsh slate roof, coped gables. Norman style. West tower has clasping
buttresses, string courses and one tier of lucarnes in tall broach spire; south
porch. Nave of 5 bays, single bay chancel with polygonal apse; tripartite
windows of 2-lights, with blind side lights and engaged column surrounds.
Sounded dentils to eaves. Projecting vestry with gable roof. Chancel has
clasping buttresses at angles and tripartite east window in apse. Interior
furnishings altered since built. Entrance to nave from tower, has panelled door
with large leaded fanlight, carved Royal Arms of Queen Victoria above. Open
timber roof with arches braces, supported by wall columns. Dog-tooth decoration
to chancel arch, rib-vaulted apse. A number of white marble wall plaques.
Stained glass in east window of Last Supper by John Scott of Carlisle, 1845 and
also west window of St Paul of same date. Not an ancient site.

Listing NGR: NY4732456326

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