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Latitude: 53.7292 / 53°43'45"N
Longitude: -1.6887 / 1°41'19"W
OS Eastings: 420634
OS Northings: 425912
OS Grid: SE206259
Mapcode National: GBR JTN9.6X
Mapcode Global: WHC9Q.1J4G
Entry Name: Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 13 January 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1184613
English Heritage Legacy ID: 341076
Location: Kirklees, BD19
Electoral Ward/Division: Liversedge and Gomersal
Built-Up Area: Batley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Gomersal St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 22 NW SPENBOROUGH MB SPEN LANE
Church of St Mary
Gothic Revival Church. 1850-51. By John Dobson of Leeds. Hammer
dressed stone with ashlar dressings. Stone slate roof. North west
tower, 4-bay nave with lean-to buttressed aisles but no clerestory.
2-bay chancel, south trancept and south porch. Aisle windows are
3-light with curvilinear tracery. 5-light east window and 4-light
west window both with curvilinear tracery and with 4 quatrefoils in
head. 3-tier west tower with diagonal buttressing. Round clock face
to 3 sides. Large 3-light louvred and traceried openings to bell
chamber. Openwork parapet and tall crocketted pinnacles on corbel
brackets of figure heads and beasts. Gargoyles.
Interior: 6-bay arcade of double chamfered arches on octagonal piers.
Moulded chancel arch on clustered piers with capitals of carved angels.
Carved stone reredos with crocketted heads and pinnacles with crests.
Carved stone font. Arched braced roof trusses.
Listing NGR: SE2063425912
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