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Listed Building: CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS, HIGG LANE (1335348)

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Grade II
Authority Historic England
Volume/Map/Item 1081, 2, 5
Date assigned Monday, March 10, 1986
Date last amended


'PARISH OF ALDERWASLEY HIGG LANE SK 35 SW 2/5 Church of All Saints II Anglican Church. 1849-50 by H I Stevens. Ashlar gritstone, rising from a shallow plinth, with continuous band course linking cills, continuous carved corbel table, and coped gables with moulded kneelers. Crucifix finials to gables, and a graduated slate roof. Built in the Early English style. Nave with shallow sidewall porch, north and south transepts,north sidewall tower, and chancel. Five bay nave, with set back buttresses to west end and three tall lancets, with hoodmoulds with stops. Second bay with shallow porch, with coped gable, and steeply pointed arched doorway with deeply undercut surround with attached shafts. Planked door with decorative scrollwork to strap hinges. South east transept with shallow set-back buttresses, and 2-light pointed arched window, with stylised 'Y' traceried window. Chancel side wall with two lancets beneath hoodmould with carved head stops. Between these windows, a shallow pilaster. Chancel gable with triple lancet window beneath single hoodmould, with head stops, the lancets piercing the ashlar in the manner of plate tracery. Chancel north side door with deeply moulded surround with nail head ornament and attached columns. Three stage tower to rear side wall with set back buttresses to first stage, boldly projecting mouldings to upper tower stages and tall pyramidal cap to tower. Trefoil headed belfry openings with louvres. Listing NGR: SK3255753213.'

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  • Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 32557 53213 (point)
Map sheet SK35SW

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Nov 30 2021 12:48AM

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