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Church of Saint Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Sale, Trafford

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Latitude: 53.4226 / 53°25'21"N

Longitude: -2.3221 / 2°19'19"W

OS Eastings: 378691

OS Northings: 391804

OS Grid: SJ786918

Mapcode National: GBR DX7V.2T

Mapcode Global: WH98P.97HH

Entry Name: Church of Saint Paul

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101765

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212932

Location: Trafford, M33

County: Trafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Priory

Built-Up Area: Sale

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Sale St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(east- side)

3/172 Church of
- Saint Paul

- II

Church. 1883-4 by H. R. Price; tower 1911 by Bird and
Oldham. Rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings and slate
roofs. Nave with clerestory, aisles, south-west tower and
north porch; chancel with organ chamber and vestry.
Victorian Gothic. Projecting plinth, sill band, coped gables
with corner pinnacles and cross finials. Aisles have 2
cusped lancet window openings in each bay and a weathered
buttress. The clerestory has 2-light windows with plate
tracery. 4-stage tower with arched doorway in first stage,
statue niche in second, 3 lancets in third, 2-light belfry
opening and clock faces in fourth, weathered angle
buttresses with gablets, castellated parapet and pinnacles,
pyramid roof and spike with weather-cock. Polygonal apse
with weathered buttresses. 2-light windows with geometrical
tracery and corbelled eaves band. Organ chamber has large
roof vent. Interior: double-chamfered nave arcade on
polished granite columns with moulded capitals and bases.
King-post roof trusses and timber boarded roof. Polished
marble font and pulpit. Stained glass.

Listing NGR: SJ7869191804

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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