CHURCH OF ST AUGUSTINE - Alston - List Entry

  • Description

    "Parish Church. 1870 by J.W. Walton, spire 1886 by G. D. Oliver, replacing 1770 church by Smeaton on medieval site. Ashlar with plinth, buttresses and moulded eaves.....3-bay chancel with painted 5-panel reredos. East window designed by Wooldridge and made by Powell. Font in nave has round bowl on central stem with detached marble shafts. Derwentwater clock on west wall presented 1767 and restored 1978. Wrought-iron weather vane now inside, dated 1770....."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 9 months ago
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