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Latitude: 53.1855 / 53°11'7"N
Longitude: -2.1965 / 2°11'47"W
OS Eastings: 386967
OS Northings: 365393
OS Grid: SJ869653
Mapcode National: GBR 125.9HY
Mapcode Global: WHBC1.7698
Entry Name: Christ Church
Listing Date: 25 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1139494
English Heritage Legacy ID: 58590
Location: Eaton, Cheshire East, CW12
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Eaton
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Eaton with Hulme Walfield
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 86 NE EATON C.P. MACCLESFIELD ROAD
5/2 Christ Church
Church. 1856-8. By Raffles Brown. Coursed rubble with ashlar
dressings and slate roof. Western tower, nave and chancel. Tower has
angle buttresses and projecting plinth. West face has central window
rising from level of a string course which extends around the tower.
Two-light loosely Decorated tracery with sharply pointed arch.
Circular clock face above. Two lancet belfry openings above with
battlemented parapet. North face has lancet to ground floor with
rectangular opening below circular clock face and similar belfry
lancets and battlemented parapet. South face: Similar, save for 1/4
octagonal staircase. Turret in re-entrant angle with nave. Nave:
South face of four bays, single light windows to right and left with
cusped lights and dagger ornaments above. Gabled porch to second bay
from left with figurehead label-stops to hood-mould and moulded
surround to door. Two 2-light windows to right of this with dagger
ornaments above and buttresses between windows and at angles. North
face: Similar save for absence of porch replaced by further window.
Chancel: Of less width than nave. South side has two 2-light windows
of loosely Decorated form with buttresses between and a priests door
to right of buttress (now blocked). North side has vestry attached.
West window resting on string course is of three loosely Decorated
Interior: Ashlar piers to thin roof trusses.
Listing NGR: SJ8696765393
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