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Christ Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4937 / 53°29'37"N

Longitude: -2.1013 / 2°6'4"W

OS Eastings: 393375

OS Northings: 399675

OS Grid: SJ933996

Mapcode National: GBR FXR1.W9

Mapcode Global: WHB9J.PFKZ

Entry Name: Christ Church

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Last Amended: 14 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162769

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212674

Location: Tameside, OL7

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Ashton Waterloo

Built-Up Area: Ashton-under-Lyne

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Ashton-under-Lyne Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

In the entry for-
ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE OLDHAM ROAD
SJ 99 NW (west side)

4/25 Christ Church(formerly listed
as Christ Church, Taunton
12.1.67 Road)

The grade shall be added -

SJ 99 NW ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE OLDHAM ROAD
(west side)

4/25 Christ Church (formerly listed
as Christ Church, Taunton
12,1.67 Road)

- II

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ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE OLDHAM ROAD
SJ 99 NW (west side)

4/25 Christ Church
(formerly listed as
Christ Church, Taunton
12/1/67 Road)


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Church. 1847-8. By Dickson and Breakspear for the Church
Commissioners. English bond brick with slate roof and stone
dressings. Nave with clerestory, aisles and transepts;
chancel flanked by side chapel and vestry. Gothic revival.
4-bay nave and aisles with projecting plinth, continuous
sill band, weathered buttresses and porch in bay 1. Gabled
transepts. West bellcote. Cusped lancet windows and trefoil
clerestory windows. 3-bay chancel with C20 flat-roofed
addition to north. Interior: octagonal columns support
double-chamfered nave arcade arches with hoodmoulds and
carved stops. Arch-braced collar-tie roof trusses springing
from moulded corbels. Organ loft on west gallery. Timber
fittings including a pulpit with sounding board and
sanctuary panelling. Stained glass. W. Glover, The History
of Ashton-under-Lyne, 1884.


Listing NGR: SJ9337599675

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