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Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Crewe, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.106 / 53°6'21"N

Longitude: -2.4474 / 2°26'50"W

OS Eastings: 370141

OS Northings: 356626

OS Grid: SJ701566

Mapcode National: GBR 7X.860T

Mapcode Global: WH9B5.C6S6

Plus Code: 9C5V4H43+92

Entry Name: Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330090

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56691

ID on this website: 101330090

Location: Coppenhall Cemetery, Coppenhall, Cheshire East, Cheshire, CW1

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Crewe

Built-Up Area: Crewe

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Coppenhall St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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2/48 Church of St.Michael


Parish Church; Chancel 1883 by James Brooks and nave 1907-10 by
J.Brooks, Son and Adkins (Pevsner). On the site of a circa 1373
timber framed church. Accrington type red brick with slate roof in
Lancet style. 4-bay nave, side aisles and transepts. Blue brick
plinth, stone sill band and stone lancet windows with hood moulds and
stained glass. The west entrance has oak studded door in recessed
splayed opening with level stone transome carrying 5 lancets below the
gothic arch. Plain stone eaves cornice to aisles roof, moulded
brickwork to eaves of nave. Copings to gables. Copper covered fleche
over the crossing.
Interior: Monumental and stone faced. Gothic arcades off clusters of
four shafts separate nave from side aisles. Lofty arches to chancel,
nave and transepts. Chancel is flanked north by the organ and south
by a chapel, both enclosed with dual openings to chancel and aisles.
The west end of the nave is the baptistery separated by three-arch
arcade. Ikon style painted reredos to altar and oak pulpit on
inverted conical base. Alabaster wall memorials and stations of the
cross in timber frames. Marble font on marble shafts with crocketted
oak cover. Chancel has arched braced roof and nave King post trusses
with braces to curved principal rafters and ridges. All have boarded

Listing NGR: SJ7014156626

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