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Latitude: 54.7936 / 54°47'37"N
Longitude: -3.1319 / 3°7'54"W
OS Eastings: 327319
OS Northings: 544891
OS Grid: NY273448
Mapcode National: GBR 6FK0.RD
Mapcode Global: WH6Z7.VSS0
Entry Name: Church of St Hilda
Listing Date: 3 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1158087
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72520
Location: Westward, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7
Civil Parish: Westward
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Westward St Hilda
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 24 SE WESTWARD Westward
7/216 Church of St Hilda
Parish Church. 1785-6 on a C16 site. Coursed hammer-dressed red sandstone with
flush quoins on projecting plinth, probably that of the original church.
Graduated greenslate roof. 3-bay preaching box with west porch under square
bellcote/tower with pyramidal spire. C19 tracery-panelled double door in
recessed pointed arch, continuing up to form bellcote with louvred vents.
3-light windows with level pointed heads throughout. Interior has late C19
furnishings and fittings, including a panelled ceiling and a screen to provide a
western vestibule, both enriched with bubble-leaf ornament. Stained glass in
east and south window, 1890. West wall has brass plaque to Richard Barwis of
Islekirk Hall, 1648. See Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian &
Archaeological Society, new series, lxxxiii, ppl5l-6.
Listing NGR: NY2731944891
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