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Church of St James

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ince, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.2813 / 53°16'52"N

Longitude: -2.8266 / 2°49'35"W

OS Eastings: 344986

OS Northings: 376352

OS Grid: SJ449763

Mapcode National: GBR 8ZPH.VG

Mapcode Global: WH87W.KS7C

Entry Name: Church of St James

Listing Date: 26 September 1963

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138815

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56309

Location: Ince, Cheshire West and Chester, CH2

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Ince

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Thornton-le-Moors with Ince and Elton

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 4476
8/47 Church of St James
Partly rebuilt 1854 by Edward Hodkinson. Red sandstone church with nave, north
aisle, chancel and south porch roofed in grey slate, and west tower. Chancel
has C14 3-light east window with original simple tracery, and two C15 2-light
square-headed windows in each side wall. c.1485-93 tower by Simon Ripley,
raised 2 courses in 1854, with diagonal buttresses; 2-light traceried windows
to upper storey, with blank niche in west wall below. Nave (including aisle)
and porch wholly rebuilt 1854 in erpendicular style. INTERIOR: C17 oak arch-
braced collar roof to chancel. Bells 1622 and 1636. Late C17 altar rail with
spiral turned balusters. 1634 carved oak sanctuary chair. Early C18 brass
candelabrum in chancel. C19 stained glass.

Listing NGR: SJ4498676352

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

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