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Parish Church of St Andrew

A Grade I Listed Building in Penrith, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6642 / 54°39'50"N

Longitude: -2.7511 / 2°45'4"W

OS Eastings: 351647

OS Northings: 530156

OS Grid: NY516301

Mapcode National: GBR 9G7H.5T

Mapcode Global: WH81B.Q146

Plus Code: 9C6VM67X+MG

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 24 April 1951

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145048

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72923

ID on this website: 101145048

Location: The Parish Church of St Andrew, Penrith, Westmorland and Furness, Cumbria, CA11

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Penrith

Built-Up Area: Penrith

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Penrith St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

Tagged with: Church building English Gothic architecture

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Parish Church of St Andrew
NY 5130 1/169 24.4.51


Red sandstone rubble west tower of C12 and C13. The west doorway and rest of
church was rebuilt in 1720 in red sandstone ashlar, classical. Two rows of
round-headed windows in chamfered openings and with triple keystones. Sundial
on south wall. Interior has 2 tiers of Roman Doric arcades, wide aisles, and
galleries of equal width over the aisles and at west. Panelled ceilings. Three
round-headed lights in east wall. Round arched over altar, with paintings.

Listing NGR: NY5164830156

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