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Church of St Oswald

A Grade II Listed Building in Bollington, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.292 / 53°17'31"N

Longitude: -2.1191 / 2°7'8"W

OS Eastings: 392160

OS Northings: 377236

OS Grid: SJ921772

Mapcode National: GBR FZNC.0M

Mapcode Global: WHBBH.FJ43

Entry Name: Church of St Oswald

Listing Date: 9 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138992

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57925

Location: Bollington, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Bollington

Built-Up Area: Bollington

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Bollington

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 97 NW BOLLINGTON BOLLINGTON ROAD
(North Side)

2/8 Church of St. Oswald.

II

Church: 1908 by F P Oakley. Irregularly coursed buff sandstone with
sandstone dressings, red tile roof with stone-coped gables and stone
chimney to vestry. Florid Decorated style. North to south layout of
nave of 4 bays and l-bay chancel in one range. East aisle, west porch
and south-east porch. Buttresses divide nave bays which contain
3-light windows with reticulated tracery. South window similar but
above castellated bay window of baptistery. Segmental headed doorcase
to south-east porch has carved oak leaf panels. East aisle has triple
trefoil-headed lights in rectangular surrounds.
Interior: Dark red brick with buff sandstone dressings. 4 bay
arcades on diamond sectioned piers and a plain pointed chancel arch.
Pine hammer beam roof to nave, sprung from stone corbels, has cusped
wind braces. Chancel has wagon roof. (Pevsner and Hubbard).


Listing NGR: SJ9216077236

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