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Church of St James, Stainborough

Description: Church of St James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333926

OS Grid Reference: SE3201103274
OS Grid Coordinates: 432011, 403274
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5252, -1.5186

Location: Stainborough, Barnsley S75 3ET

Locality: Stainborough
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S75 3ET

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Listing Text

1/51 Church of St. James
Church. 1841, patron F. W. T. Vernon-Wentworth. Deeply-coursed, dressed
sandstone, Welsh slate roof. West tower with south porch, 4-bay nave and
chancel in one, added north vestry. Gothic Revival style, embattled throughout.
Tower: lean-to porch with pointed south door having shafts in chamfered
surround, hoodmould; string course beneath parapet. Tower behind has clasping
buttresses which flank pointed window with hoodmould; stringcourses below
and above diagonally-set clock panels; louvred belfry lancets; crocketed corner
pinnacles. Nave and chancel: ashlar plinth with moulded band. 4 double-
chamfered lancets with leaded lights and hoodmoulds. Stained-glass east
window of 2 lights, walling now rendered. Tudor-arched north vestry door with
head-stops on hoodmoulds.

Listing NGR: SE3201103274

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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