St Anne's Church, Haughton

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St Anne's Church, Haughton
St Anne's Church, Haughton is located in Greater Manchester
St Anne's Church, Haughton
Shown within Greater Manchester
Basic information
Location Haughton, Denton, Greater Manchester, England
Geographic coordinates 53°26′46″N 2°06′16″W / 53.4461°N 2.1044°W / 53.4461; -2.1044Coordinates: 53°26′46″N 2°06′16″W / 53.4461°N 2.1044°W / 53.4461; -2.1044
Affiliation Anglican
District Diocese of Manchester
Ecclesiastical or organizational status Parish church
Architectural description
Architect(s) J Medland Taylor
Architectural type Church
Architectural style Gothic
Completed 1881
Materials Brick timber structure with clay tile roof

St Anne's Church in Haughton, Denton is a Grade I Listed Building.[1] The church was built in 1881 and designed by J. Medland Taylor.[2] The construction was funded by E. Joseph Sidebotham, a member of the Sidebotham mill-owning family of Hyde. The church was built in brick in the Gothic Revival style, but also utilised timber framing.[3]

It has been described as the best-known work of the architects, an 'extraordinary free-form brick church [that] forms the nucleus of the most important cluster of their buildings' surviving.[4] The lychgate and rectory that adjoin the main church are also of architectural significance, and each is on the register of protected buildings in its own right.[5][6]

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  1. ^ "Listed Buildings - St Anne's Church". Tameside MBC. Retrieved 2011-02-28. 
  2. ^ "Church of St Anne". Images of England. Retrieved 2007-12-22. 
  3. ^ Mike Nevell (1993). Tameside 1700–1930. Tameside Metropolitan Borough and University of Manchester Archaeological Unit. p. 143. ISBN 1-871324-08-4. 
  4. ^ "The Architect of the Church". Southwell & Nottingham Church History Project. Retrieved 2011-02-28. 
  5. ^ "Listed Buildings - St Anne's Church Rectory". Tameside MBC. Retrieved 2011-02-28. 
  6. ^ "Listed Buildings - St Anne's Church Lychgate". Tameside MBC. Retrieved 2011-02-28.