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Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Hindley, Wigan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5341 / 53°32'2"N

Longitude: -2.5706 / 2°34'14"W

OS Eastings: 362278

OS Northings: 404314

OS Grid: SD622043

Mapcode National: GBR BWHK.8V

Mapcode Global: WH97Z.HF4J

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 8 August 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287250

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402914

Location: Wigan, WN2

County: Wigan

Electoral Ward/Division: Hindley

Built-Up Area: Hindley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Hindley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

HINDLEY CHAPEL FIELDS LANE
SD 60 SW
(south side)
10/83 Church of All
8.3.66 Saints
- II

Church. 1766 with C20 vestry. Brick with stone dressings,
pantile roof. 6-bay rectangular structure with vestry
adjoining north east angle. Round-headed windows have keys
and 3 pointed lights, but sills have remains, possibly of
single mullions. West facade has 2-windows with 3rd,,
shorter window and louvred opening above. 2 stone pinnacles
and square open bell cote with domical vault. South facade
has 4 windows and entrance to west with plain timber
architrave, frieze and cornice and 12-panel door. Remains of
inscription to frieze records original building of 1641.
East facade has 5-light window and louvred opening. North
facade has eastern entrance beneath window and connection
with vestry. Interior: cornice and flat ceiling. West
gallery on 2 iron columns has entablature with dentilled
cornice and plain parapet. Galleries to sides are later;
quatrefoil iron piers on high octagonal bases, entablatures
with fluted friezes and dentilled cornices, plain parapets.
East end has apse with organ loft to right and enclosed
porch and stair to left. C19 altar rail with traceried
roundels. C19 timber pulpit with arcadingand figures; 2
stalls with tracery of similar date. Octagonal timber font
dated 1881 with timber relief panel of flight into Egypt
behind. Wall tablets in galleries, 1800-40.


Listing NGR: SD6227804314

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

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