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Latitude: 53.5368 / 53°32'12"N
Longitude: -2.9612 / 2°57'40"W
OS Eastings: 336391
OS Northings: 404889
OS Grid: SD363048
Mapcode National: GBR 7WRJ.PW
Mapcode Global: WH86N.HC3G
Entry Name: St Katherines Chapel (Lydiate Abbey)
Listing Date: 11 October 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1199469
English Heritage Legacy ID: 216496
Location: Lydiate, Sefton, L31
Civil Parish: Lydiate
Built-Up Area: Maghull
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside
Church of England Parish: Lydiate and Downholland, Saint Thomas
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
SD 30 SE; 7/97
SOUTHPORT ROAD (west side),
St. Katherine's Chapel (Lydiate Abbey)
Ruined chapel. Late C15 or early C16. For John or Lawrence Ireland.
Stone. 5-bay nave, south porch and west tower. Diagonal
buttresses and remains of cornice to nave. Three-light
Perpendicular south windows with transoms, tracery
remaining to central windows, between weathered buttresses.
Porch at western end now has only lower parts of walls
remaining (1985) and Tudor-arched headed to inner entrance.
Blank north wall with buttresses. East end has walls
flanking window up to springers. Tower of three stages with
dripmoulds and diagonal buttresses. West window, tracery
missing. Top 2-light bell openings. Interior has 4-centred
tower arch on half-octagonal responds.
Listing NGR: SD3639104889
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