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Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Workington, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6164 / 54°36'59"N

Longitude: -3.5589 / 3°33'32"W

OS Eastings: 299426

OS Northings: 525701

OS Grid: NX994257

Mapcode National: GBR 3HL1.9X

Mapcode Global: WH5YW.97JB

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 6 June 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327187

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72256

Location: Workington, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA14

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Workington

Built-Up Area: Workington

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Harrington St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NX 92 NE WORKINGTON CHURCH ROAD (North
side) Harrington

5/34 Church of St Mary
6.6.51
II

Parish Church. 1885 on medieval site with 1905-7 tower. Quarry-faced pink St
Bees sandstone with calciferous sandstone quoins and red sandstone dressings.
Graduated Welsh slate roof with coped gables and cross finial. 6-bay nave with
square 3-storey west tower and 4-bay chancel with north vestry. Tower/porch has
roll-moulded west doorway with 2-light ground-floor Tudor-style windows and
3-light Tudor bell openings. Corbelled battlemented parapet with angle water
spouts. Nave and chancel have Y-tracery windows. Interior of porch has C14
octagonal font with later incised date 1634. Royal Arms dated 1810. Reused C12
tower arch. Nave has 2 medieval graveslabs built into north wall. Open timber
roof. Late C19 and early C20 stained glass. Fragment of C10 cross.


Listing NGR: NX9942625701

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