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placename:- St Mary's Church
other name:- Allithwaite Church
locality:- Allithwaite
parish Lower Allithwaite parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- SD38567676
10Km square:- SD37
References : 2005: Diocese of Carlisle, Directory 2004/5

1Km square SD3876


St Mary's Church -- Allithwaite -- Lower Allithwaite -- Cumbria / -- 28.9.2007

St Mary's Church -- Allithwaite -- Lower Allithwaite -- Cumbria / -- 28.9.2007

old map:- Nurse 1918

Map, The Diocese of Carlisle, Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire North of the Sands, now Cumbria, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Rev Euston J Nurse, published by Charles Thurnam and Sons, 11 English Street, Carlisle, Cumberland, 1918 and 2nd edn 1939.
thumbnail NUR1SD37, button to large image
site name:- Cartmel Rural Deanery
site name:- Archdeaconry of Furness
site name:- Diocese of Carlisle
date:- 1939
period:- 1930s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
courtesy of English Heritage
Church. 1865. By E.G. Paley. Rock-faced limestone with sandstone ashlar dressings and slate roofs. Nave, gabled south aisle, chancel and north vestry and organ loft. Sill courses, coped gables and diagonal buttresses. South aisle of 5 bays has 2 weathered buttresses and 2-light single-chamfered- mullioned plate tracery windows with hoodmoulds and decorative stops. Gabled porch has arch with corbelled shafts and gable cross; return quatrefoils. West and east ends have similar windows. Nave has west end breaking forward with diagonal buttresses; 2 lancets with sexfoil above are flanked by large buttresses supporting bell turret on segmental pointed arch, with weathered sides and top octagonal turret with quatrefoil openings, short spire with lucarnes and cross. North side has no sill course and no hoodmoulds to windows. 2-bay chancel has 3-light double-chamfered plate tracery east window and gable cross, cross also to nave gable. South side has 2-light windows as aisle; north side has similar 2-light window, no sill course. Vestry and organ loft of 2 gabled bays has west and east entrances and single-chamfered-mullioned straight-headed windows. Interior: 5-bay arcade has round piers and continuous hoodmould with head stops. Roof has arch braced collars and king posts. Plain square font on squat octagonal shaft with large capital. Chancel arch on paired short corbelled shafts. Chancel roof has paired arch braces to rafters. Pulpit boldly carved, with corbelled triangular arches. Late Cl9 stalls, reredos and altar rail probably by Paley and Austin, tracery panels and turned balusters; similar organ case. Sedilia and cupboard recess with tracery heads. Aisle has altar with rail similar to that in chancel.

placename:- Church of St Mary
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD38557677
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Allithwaite -- Lower Allithwaite -- Cumbria / -- Stained glass, detail, behind the altar, about 1918. -- 28.9.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Allithwaite -- Lower Allithwaite -- Cumbria / -- Stained glass, about 1945. -- 28.9.2007

Townson, R 1866
Hammersley, J 1882
Gilbertson, J W 1907

tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Allithwaite -- Lower Allithwaite -- Cumbria / -- Parish map, about 2000. -- 28.9.2007

hearsay Built 1851 with money bequeathed by Miss Mary Lambert of Boarbank,.

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