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Church of Saint Clement, Spotland

A Grade II Listed Building in Spotland and Falinge, Rochdale

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6213 / 53°37'16"N

Longitude: -2.1771 / 2°10'37"W

OS Eastings: 388379

OS Northings: 413872

OS Grid: SD883138

Mapcode National: GBR FV7K.GM

Mapcode Global: WHB8X.J7HQ

Entry Name: Church of Saint Clement, Spotland

Listing Date: 12 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203251

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358951

Location: Rochdale, OL11

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Spotland and Falinge

Built-Up Area: Rochdale

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Spotland St Clement

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 81 SE ROCHDALE WILLBUTTS LANE
(south side)

6/121 Church of Saint
- Clement, Spotland


G.V. II

Church. 1835. By Lewis Vulliamy. Ashlar with slate roof.
Wide nave with 3-sided gallery, small chancel with bell-cote
above and central west door. 5-bay nave, each bay with two
lancet windows, small central buttress and gableted
weathered buttress. Corbelled eaves with octagonal corner
pinnacles. Chancel has low vestries to north and south, a
clock face, a 3-light lancet window to the east and a bell-
cote with lancet openings, crocketed gables and a small
stone spire. Interior: the panelled gallery rests on cast
iron columns; carved timber chancel screen and pulpit, and
stained glass window. The Church was built for the Church
Commissioners. A similar design was executed by Vulliamy at
St. John the Baptist, Smallbridge (q.v.).


Listing NGR: SD8837913872

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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