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Church of St Wilfred (Roman Catholic)

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

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Latitude: 53.2621 / 53°15'43"N

Longitude: -2.5068 / 2°30'24"W

OS Eastings: 366292

OS Northings: 374021

OS Grid: SJ662740

Mapcode National: GBR BZYQ.2B

Mapcode Global: WH99C.G8JJ

Plus Code: 9C5V7F6V+R7

Entry Name: Church of St Wilfred (Roman Catholic)

Listing Date: 19 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57647

ID on this website: 101139073

Location: Northwich, Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire, CW9

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Northwich

Built-Up Area: Northwich

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Witton (or Northwich) St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 09/11/2018

SJ 67 SE

WITTON STREET (south side)
Church of St Wilfred (Roman Catholic)

(Formerly listed under Winnington Lane)

Church, 1864-66, by Edmund Kirby. Enlarged 1901-2. Brown brick; graded grey slate roof; blue brick bands and dressings; stone cills. Aisled nave, north porch, chancel, fleche belfry with blank lucarnes. West window of two pairs of lancets plus plate tracery; north and south windows are paired lancets; triple lancet at east end with rose window above. Continuous roof to nave and chancel.

Interior of quite impressive scale has six bay north and south arcades on octagonal softwood posts with small framing above; arch-braced trusses.

Listing NGR: SJ6629274021

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