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Latitude: 53.2689 / 53°16'8"N
Longitude: -2.5458 / 2°32'45"W
OS Eastings: 363692
OS Northings: 374797
OS Grid: SJ636747
Mapcode National: GBR BZNM.MW
Mapcode Global: WH99B.V3W9
Entry Name: Christ Church
Listing Date: 18 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1287611
English Heritage Legacy ID: 401947
Location: Barnton, Cheshire West and Chester, CW8
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Barnton
Built-Up Area: Northwich
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Barnton Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Chester
BARNTON C.P. CHURCH ROAD
SJ 67 SW (North Side)
Church: 1842, chancel added 1900 (Pevsner and Hubbard) , small
extension dated 1974. Tooled ashlar pink sandstone, Welsh slate roof.
8-bay nave and chancel in one range. South porch and organ chapel.
Gabled porch has diagonal buttresses and a 2-centred arch on
colonnettes with a label mould on carved head stops. Bays of nave are
divided by buttresses and nave lancets with label moulds on ball
flower stops. Corbel table above detailed towards east end. Gabled
chapel has angle buttresses, priest's door, a lancet and a blank
trefoil in the gable. East and west ends are kneelered and have
triple lancets. Double lancet bellcote at west end.
Interior: simple nave with 2-centred arched trusses on moulded
corbels. Gallery at west end on cast-iron columns above vestry.
Chancel roof simpler. Reredos with washed Gothick arcading and
carved Last Supper scene. Late Perpendicular or Puginesque stone
pulpit with rich gothic detail (now painted) moved here from
St Helen's, Witton. Brass Boer War memorial plaque to local soldier.
Listing NGR: SJ6369274796
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