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Roman Catholic Church of St Patrick

A Grade II Listed Building in Miles Platting and Newton Heath, Manchester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4902 / 53°29'24"N

Longitude: -2.2261 / 2°13'33"W

OS Eastings: 385097

OS Northings: 399300

OS Grid: SJ850993

Mapcode National: GBR DNC.NV

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.SJ5P

Entry Name: Roman Catholic Church of St Patrick

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283012

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388284

Location: Manchester, M4

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Miles Platting and Newton Heath

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

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Listing Text

MANCHESTER
SJ8599 LIVESEY STREET, Miles Platting
698-1/15/746 (North East side)

RC Church of St Patrick

II

Roman Catholic church. 1936, by H.Greenhalgh. Red brick with white stone dressings, slate roof. Romanesque style. Nave with north and south aisles, west tower, apsidal sanctuary. Stepped symmetrical facade formed by square central tower with narrow set-back and slightly lower side pieces, and square 2-storey porches to the ends of the aisles, all with stone parapets and flat roots; a giant blank arch to the tower containing a shallow portal with round-headed doorway which has a mosaic tympanum, and 3 round-headed lancet windows in a white stone surround. The side-pieces have tall lancets; the porches have doorways similar to that in the centre, including the
tympanum, but generally simpler, and small round-headed windows above. The nave and aisles have round-headed lancets, and the apse is blind. Impressive interior in basilican form; aisle arcades of yellow marble with carved concave capitals and round-headed arches with panelled soffits; coffered ceiling; round-headed sanctuary arch, and apse with gilt and coloured mosaics.

Listing NGR: SJ8509799300

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

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