CHURCH OF ST LEONARD - Cleator - List Entry

  • Description

    "Parish Church. C12 chancel, raised in late C18; rest of church rebuilt 1841. Western baptistry, north porch, and vestry added c1903 (date in spandrels to porch door) by J.H. Martindale (Carlisle). Chancel: sandstone blocks on chamfered plinth with pilaster buttresses and blocking course...Medieval piscina in chancel; Gothic wainscoting possibly C19. Mural stair on south side of nave to polygonal carved stone pulpit. Font possibly C17 with hexagonal bowl on column carried on octagonal plinth. Stained glass by Heaton, Butler & Bayne (London) and Abbott & Co. (London and Lancaster). Nave and choir seating c1906..."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

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    Added by: Simon Cotterill
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