This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 53.3503 / 53°21'1"N
Longitude: -2.5456 / 2°32'44"W
OS Eastings: 363778
OS Northings: 383854
OS Grid: SJ637838
Mapcode National: GBR BYNP.PQ
Mapcode Global: WH98Y.V1ZW
Entry Name: Church of St Cross
Listing Date: 23 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1139338
English Heritage Legacy ID: 58955
Location: Appleton, Warrington, WA4
Civil Parish: Appleton
Built-Up Area: Appleton Thorn
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Appleton Thorn St Cross
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 68 SW APPLETON C.P. STRETTON ROAD
(North Side) at
6/19 Church of St Cross.
Church 1886 by Edmund Kirby at the expense of Piers Egerton Warburton
(of Arley). Red sandstone; red tile roof; oak-framed north porch on
sandstone plinth. Cruciform with 2-stage tower over crossing. Low
hip-roofed transepts; 3-window aisleless nave; one-window chancel;
baptistry as a canted bay window projecting from the west end. Rose
window above baptistry; Geometrical east window; straight-headed
reticulated north and south windows to nave and chancel.
Interior: Cradle roof to nave and chancel; crossing arches have
continuous mouldings with no capitals; organ in north transept; east
window has glass of 1870; stone pulpit.
"Better than one expects him [Edmund Kirby] to be": Pevsner and
Listing NGR: SJ6377883854
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings