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Church of St Phillip

A Grade II Listed Building in Kelsall, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2081 / 53°12'29"N

Longitude: -2.7114 / 2°42'41"W

OS Eastings: 352581

OS Northings: 368128

OS Grid: SJ525681

Mapcode National: GBR 7K.1V5V

Mapcode Global: WH88B.BM2G

Entry Name: Church of St Phillip

Listing Date: 8 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130533

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55745

Location: Kelsall, Cheshire West and Chester, CW6

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Kelsall

Built-Up Area: Kelsall

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Kelsall St Philip

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 56 NW KELSALL C.P. CHESTER ROAD
(North Side)

3/41 Church of St Phillip.

II

Church: 1860 by T Bower of Nantwich. Rockfaced buff sandstone, Welsh
slate roof, red tile ridge. Decorated style. 4-bay nave, 2-bay
chancel, south porch, vestry and sanctus bellcote. Gabled south porch
has heavy 2-centred arched entrance on stout shafts with undressed
capitals. Similar doorcase behind on pairs of shafts contains pair of
doors with ornate hinges. Bays of nave and chancel divided by
buttresses; nave has 2-light windows with alternate quatrefoil and
trefoil plate tracery. Chancel has pairs of lancets with trefoil
heads. 3-light east window with sexfoils and a quatrefoil has a
label mould with plain rectangular stops. Similar 4-light west
window. On north side, vestry has hexagonal end with pyramidal roof.
Interior: tall and plain in ashlar. Ovolo-moulded rebated chancel
arch, the outer part on shaft to floor, the inner part on a stout
shaft sprung from a corbel at mid-height. Both have undressed
capitals. Plain font is a quatrefoil in section on 4 short shafts.


Listing NGR: SJ5258168128

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

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