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Church of St Wilfrid, Harrogate

Description: Church of St Wilfrid

Grade: I
Date Listed: 4 February 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 329866

OS Grid Reference: SE2941255554
OS Grid Coordinates: 429412, 455554
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9952, -1.5528

Location: 5 Duchy Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG1 2ES

Locality: Harrogate
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG1 2ES

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Listing Text

700/10/97 DUCHY ROAD


Circa 1909-14 by Temple Moore; north and south transepts added circa 1924-8 by
Leslie Moore who also designed the Lady Chapel in 1935. Large, finely designed
church in early English style with various original features. 3 bay nave with
aisles; 3 bay chancel with clerestory and octagonal Lady Chapel at east end with
ambulatory. 2 bay transepts with chapels; north transept combining tower-like
entrance porch with organ above; apsidal south transept. Crenellated central
tower with pyramidical roof. Slated and tiled roofs with corbelled eaves. Bath
stone ashlar with buttressed walls. Windows with paired lancet lights; west end
with 2 3-light windows in hexagonal bow; 5 light east window; stained glass by
Victor Milner. Deeply recessed entrance porch with receeding orders. Interior
with stone rib-vaulted roof.

Listing NGR: SE2940855556

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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