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Latitude: 53.6593 / 53°39'33"N
Longitude: -1.7922 / 1°47'31"W
OS Eastings: 413828
OS Northings: 418106
OS Grid: SE138181
Mapcode National: GBR HVX3.SZ
Mapcode Global: WHCB1.F9S2
Entry Name: Birkby Baptist Church
Listing Date: 29 September 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1066614
English Heritage Legacy ID: 422057
Location: Kirklees, HD2
Electoral Ward/Division: Greenhead
Built-Up Area: Huddersfield
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: St John the Evangelist Huddersfield
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 1318 21/1389
WHEATHOUSE ROAD (East Side)
Birkby Baptist Church
Circa 1900. Hammer dressed stone. Low pitched slate roof, with overhanging eaves. Broad tapering buttresses. Hall church plan. Flat-topped dormers with wooden tracery. Undercroft. Transept. South-west porch with hipped roof. Low crenellated tower in north-west angle, with gargoyles, pyramidal roof and tall wooden finial canted chapel on north side. 2-storey minister's house on north side canted bays with crenellated parapets. Door in moulded arch with gable arcs. Window tracery is of early C16 type, with some art nouveau flourished, eg in east and west windows.
Listing NGR: SE1382818106
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