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Church of St Nicholas

A Grade II Listed Building in Sabden, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8347 / 53°50'4"N

Longitude: -2.3337 / 2°20'1"W

OS Eastings: 378138

OS Northings: 437654

OS Grid: SD781376

Mapcode National: GBR DS43.K3

Mapcode Global: WH96K.4W04

Plus Code: 9C5VRMM8+VG

Entry Name: Church of St Nicholas

Listing Date: 17 December 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183528

Location: Sabden, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Sabden

Built-Up Area: Sabden

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Sabden, Heyhouses St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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SD 73 NE
3/43 Church of St.Nicholas
- II
Church, 1846, with chancel probably later. Squared sandstone with slate
roof. Norman style. Comprises a west tower, nave, and lower chancel with a
lean-to vestry against its north wall. Tower has west window with round
head and 2 round-headed lights with central shaft. Below the window is
blind arcading. On the east and west sides are tall blind openings with
round heads. On 3 sides are gablets with clock faces, above which rises
the bell stage which is octagonal, the 4 cardinal sides wider and with
slim round-headed openings. This is surmounted by a stone spire. The west
door has a round head. The nave and chancel windows are tall with splayed
reveals and round heads. The nave is of 4 bays separated by pilaster
strips treated as buttresses of slight projection, with a corbel table
under the eaves. The 2 west nave windows are similar. The chancel is of 4
bays, the windows having linked hoods. The east window is similar to the
west tower window. Inside, the nave is ceiled and has a west gallery, and
the round chancel arch and responds are of several square orders. The
chancel has an open timber roof.

Listing NGR: SD7813837654

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