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Gateway to Roman Catholic Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Chorley, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6526 / 53°39'9"N

Longitude: -2.6325 / 2°37'57"W

OS Eastings: 358290

OS Northings: 417533

OS Grid: SD582175

Mapcode National: GBR BV16.VC

Mapcode Global: WH97C.JGM5

Entry Name: Gateway to Roman Catholic Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203896

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357572

Location: Chorley, Lancashire, PR7

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Town: Chorley

Electoral Ward/Division: Chorley North West

Built-Up Area: Chorley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Chorley St George

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 51 NE CHORLEY MARKET STREET

5/57 Gateway to Roman Catholic Church
- of St. Mary
GV II


Gateway arch, dated 1912. Sandstone. Between buttressed piers a wide
4-centred arch with carved spandrels, bearing a high stepped coping which
has in the centre a cinquefoil-headed niche with a statue of Our Lady of
Dolours; flanking this are blind traceried panels with Gothick lettering
below the sills; on the piers flanking the arch are niches with open
cinquefoil tracery in the heads containing statues carrying the sacraments.
Rear is similar, but has only the central niche, which contains a statue of
a bishop.


Listing NGR: SD5829017533

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

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