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Church of St Michael and All Angels

A Grade II Listed Building in Burtonwood, Warrington

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4306 / 53°25'50"N

Longitude: -2.6559 / 2°39'21"W

OS Eastings: 356519

OS Northings: 392847

OS Grid: SJ565928

Mapcode National: GBR 9XWR.TY

Mapcode Global: WH98J.51KB

Entry Name: Church of St Michael and All Angels

Listing Date: 9 August 1966

Last Amended: 19 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1278472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 405597

Location: Burtonwood and Westbrook, Warrington, WA5

County: Warrington

Civil Parish: Burtonwood and Westbrook

Built-Up Area: Burtonwood

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Burtonwood St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

SJ 59 SE BURTONWOOD C.P. CHAPEL LANE


1/7 Church of St Michael
and All Angels
(Formerly listed as Church of
9/8/1966 St Michael)

II

Church, founded 1606, rebuilt 1716, south aisle by E.J.Dod added 1939.
Stone-dressed brick with grey slate roof to nave, copper to aisle.
West tower, simple nave, south aisle, small apsidal chancel. 3-stage
tower has circular windows to lower stage, clock and round-arched
bell-openings, simple cornice with ball-finials and ornate
weather-vane, south porch against tower has keystone inscribed Built
1716, rebuilt [porch only] 1939. Nave of 5 bays has round-headed
Y-tracery windows to north. South aisle has similar windows with
2-light square-headed windows to clerestorey. 2 round-arched windows
to chancel.
Interior. Tuscan south arcade of 1939 by Dod: simple round
chancel-arch; hammer-beam nave trusses have iron rods for tension
members. C20 armigerous glass; fragments of C17 church are preserved
in apse.
When inspected (1984) the church was undergoing major repair and
strengthening, having been damaged by coal-mining subsidence.


Listing NGR: SJ5651992847

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

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