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Church of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in Weaste and Seedley, Salford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4889 / 53°29'20"N

Longitude: -2.3201 / 2°19'12"W

OS Eastings: 378859

OS Northings: 399184

OS Grid: SJ788991

Mapcode National: GBR D0D.C9

Mapcode Global: WH989.BKFN

Entry Name: Church of St James

Listing Date: 18 January 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386127

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471551

Location: Salford, M6

County: Salford

Electoral Ward/Division: Weaste and Seedley

Built-Up Area: Salford

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Hope St James

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


SALFORD

SJ79NE ECCLES OLD ROAD
949-1/3/52 (South side)
18/01/80 Church of St James

II

Church. 1860-61. By W Scott of Liverpool. Coursed sandstone
rubble with plain-tiled roof. Late C13 Gothic style.
7-bay nave with lean-to aisles and lower chancel with side
chapels having parallel ridges and end gables. Entrance to NW
via base of detached 3-stage tower, which has angle buttresses
and broach spire with lucarnes. Paired wide lancets to aisles,
articulated by shafts and with heavy moulding, the bays
defined by buttresses. Deeply moulded doorway to SW.
Clerestory with triple lancets also with deep moulding and
shafts. Chancel chapel to N has lancet window in its E wall,
with trefoil window over; that to south has 2-light Decorated
window over quatrefoil. 5-light Decorated chancel window.
INTERIOR: high nave with arcade to aisles, and arch-braced
roof with iron ties and timber panelling.


Listing NGR: SJ7885999184

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

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