Coniston: St Andrew’s Church


St Andrew’s Church in Coniston replaced a former church dating to the 16th century. The present church was built in 1819 and constructed of slate with ashlar dressings and slate roof. The building features a west tower with embattled parapet, clock and paired stone-louvred bell openings.


The porches, vestry, organ loft and chancel were added in 1891. The chancel features a five light mullioned window with perpendicular tracery, stone quoins and coped gable.


The church features king and queen post trusses with decorative bracing and a west gallery with balustrade and cornice. The church is Grade II Listed.


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