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Church of St Patrick

A Grade II Listed Building in Coldhurst, Oldham

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Latitude: 53.5392 / 53°32'21"N

Longitude: -2.119 / 2°7'8"W

OS Eastings: 392212

OS Northings: 404731

OS Grid: SD922047

Mapcode National: GBR FWNJ.11

Mapcode Global: WHB9B.F96N

Entry Name: Church of St Patrick

Listing Date: 8 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201677

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388907

Location: Oldham, OL8

County: Oldham

Electoral Ward/Division: Coldhurst

Built-Up Area: Oldham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Oldham St Mary with St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


780-1/3/44 (East side)
Church of St Patrick


Roman Catholic Church. 1869-70 with remodelling of 1907. By
Mitchell of Oldham. Coursed and squared rubble in small
blocks, banded Welsh slate roof. Nave with western narthex,
clerestory, lean-to aisles and chancel. Early English style.
West front with gabled porch with triple lights to apex, and
trefoiled windows each side. 3 stepped lancets above. Bellcote
carried on corbels at gable apex. 4-bay nave with wide paired
lancets in each bay, and projecting confessionals expressed as
gables. Lower western bay with paired windows over north door.
Apsidal chancel with wide lancet windows. INTERIOR has organ
loft over western narthex, and 4-bay arcades. Richly decorated
reredos to chancel, and stained glass in east windows.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner, Nikolaus: South
Lancashire: Harmondsworth: 1969-).

Listing NGR: SD9221204731

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