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Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Ainstable, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8132 / 54°48'47"N

Longitude: -2.7328 / 2°43'58"W

OS Eastings: 353003

OS Northings: 546725

OS Grid: NY530467

Mapcode National: GBR 9DCS.4D

Mapcode Global: WH80K.Z8VZ

Entry Name: Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 3 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144834

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73428

Location: Ainstable, Eden, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Ainstable

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Ainstable St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 53000 46720 AINSTABLE AINSTABLE
NY 54 NW
3/1 Church of St Michael

II

Church. 1872 by G Watson, on site of medieval church. Hammer dressed red
sandstone, slate roof with coped gables, cross finial and decorative ridge
tiles. 4 bay nave with south transcept; 2 bay chancel. Nave has 2 triplets of
closely set lancets; transcept has double lancets with circular window and plate
tracery above. Chancel has double and single lancets with hood moulds.
Interior, Norman pillar piscina with decorated shaft; heraldic graveslab to John
Denton, c1390; effigies of John Aglionby and Katherine Denton, 1428, brought
from St Cuthberts, Carlisle, in 1778; wall tablet to Francis Aglionby by M.L.
Watson, 1843. Tower demolished 1983.


Listing NGR: NY5300346725

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