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Latitude: 53.8021 / 53°48'7"N
Longitude: -2.2351 / 2°14'6"W
OS Eastings: 384610
OS Northings: 434005
OS Grid: SD846340
Mapcode National: GBR DSTG.WS
Mapcode Global: WHB7X.MPVL
Plus Code: 9C5VRQ27+RW
Entry Name: Church of St Andrew
Listing Date: 29 September 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1270970
English Heritage Legacy ID: 467043
Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB10
Electoral Ward/Division: Bank Hall
Built-Up Area: Burnley
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Burnley St Andrew with St Margaret
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD83SW COLNE ROAD
906-1/3/45 (East side)
29/09/77 Church of St Andrew
Church. c1867, by Medland Taylor; with baptistry added in C20.
Snecked rock-faced sandstone rubble with freestone dressings,
slate roofs with fishscale bands. Gothic style.
PLAN: nave, south-west steeple with broach spire, north and
south aisles, chancel with polygonal apse, south chapel and
EXTERIOR: the 3-stage tower, with set-back buttresses, has a
2-centred arched west doorway with cusped intrados, red
sandstone extrados, and a recessed door; a clockface to the
2nd stage; a belfry stage with chamfered corners and 2-centred
arched 2-light belfry windows; and a broach spire with
lucarnes in the cardinal sides. The west gable of the nave has
angle-buttresses, a large 2-centred arched 4-light west window
with lights quirkily cusped on one side only and a quatrefoil
in the head with unusual scrolled cusping, and below this a
rectangular flat-roofed C20 baptistry with segmental-pointed
windows of 1, 2 and 1 traceried lights and a coped parapet.
The nave has 2 tall gabled half-dormers in each side, all of 2
lights with differing multifoils in the heads. The aisles are
broad, of full height and buttressed; the 4-bay north aisle
has 2-light windows, alternately cusped and uncusped; the
3-bay south aisle has similar windows of 2, 3 and 2 lights,
that in the centre with cusped lights. The north vestry has
coupled gables; the south chapel has one gable to the south
and 2 to the east, all with 2-light windows which have simple
tracery. The apse has 3 double-chamfered 3-light windows, all
with cusped lights and trefoils in the heads but that in the
INTERIOR not inspected.
Forms group with St Andrew's School to the south (qv).
Listing NGR: SD8461034005
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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