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Christ Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Pendlebury, Salford

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Latitude: 53.5162 / 53°30'58"N

Longitude: -2.3303 / 2°19'48"W

OS Eastings: 378197

OS Northings: 402219

OS Grid: SD781022

Mapcode National: GBR DW5S.98

Mapcode Global: WH983.5WM9

Entry Name: Christ Church

Listing Date: 30 March 1966

Last Amended: 2 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356680

English Heritage Legacy ID: 211959

Location: Salford, M27

County: Salford

Electoral Ward/Division: Pendlebury

Built-Up Area: Salford

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Swinton and Pendlebury Team

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 70 SE
(south west side)
2/5 Christ Church
(formerly listed
under Pendlebury
30/3/66 Road)
- II

Church. 1859 by Corson with tower of 1861 by G. F. Bodley.
Rock-faced stone with slate roof. Wide nave with small
chancel and north-west tower/porch. Gothic revival. 6-bay
nave with projecting plinth and weathered buttresses. Each
bay has a 2-light window with plate tracery. Large roof
broken only by dormer windows and vents. 3-bay chancel with
3 lancet windows, diagonal buttresses and a 3-light east
window. The 4-stage tower dominates the otherwise plain
design. It is tall and square with an unusual saddle roof
and has weathered diagonal buttresses on the north side
only. Pointed doorway below second stage lancet. Blind
cusped openings in the third stage and 3 lancet belfry
openings in arched recesses with attached columns belfry.
Interior: arch-braced collar roof trusses on gigantic carved
stone corbels. Carved stone font, pulpit and reredos. Timber
fittings and stained glass.

Listing NGR: SD7819702219

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

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