Christ Church, Moss Side, Manchester

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Christ Church, Moss Side
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Christ Church, Moss Side is located in Greater Manchester
Christ Church, Moss Side
Christ Church, Moss Side
Location in Manchester
53°27′33″N 2°14′10″W / 53.4592°N 2.2362°W / 53.4592; -2.2362Coordinates: 53°27′33″N 2°14′10″W / 53.4592°N 2.2362°W / 53.4592; -2.2362
LocationMoss Side, Manchester
CountryUnited Kingdom
DenominationChurch of England
History
Founded1896
Architecture
Heritage designationGrade II*
Designated24 April 1987

Christ Church in Lloyd Street North, Moss Side, Manchester, England, is an Anglican church of 1899–1904 by W. Cecil Hardisty. It was designated a Grade II* listed building on 24 April 1987.[1]

The church is of red brick in an "Arts and Crafts Perpendicular" style.[2] Pevsner considered it Hardisty's "best (building) in Manchester".[2] Decoration is concentrated on the west front, "where a bellcote sits roughishly on one shank of the gable".[2] Most of the original furnishings have gone, although some replacement pieces have been brought in from demolished churches—such as the reredos from St Edward, Holbeck, Leeds.[2]


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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Stuff, Good. "Christ Church, Hulme, Manchester". britishlistedbuildings.co.uk.
  2. ^ a b c d Hartwell & Hyde & Pevsner, pp. 460-461.

References[edit]

  • Hartwell, Clare; Hyde, Matthew; Pevsner, Nikolaus (2004). Lancashire: Manchester and the South East. The Buildings of England. New Haven, CT; London: Yale University Press. ISBN 0-300-10583-5.