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Church of St Lucius

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkburton, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.6106 / 53°36'38"N

Longitude: -1.7532 / 1°45'11"W

OS Eastings: 416424

OS Northings: 412698

OS Grid: SE164126

Mapcode National: GBR JV6P.7F

Mapcode Global: WHCB8.1HDX

Entry Name: Church of St Lucius

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313292

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341129

Location: Kirkburton, Kirklees, HD4

County: Kirklees

Civil Parish: Kirkburton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Almondbury with Farnley Tyas Team Parish

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

Farnley Tyas
Church of St. Lucius


Gothic Revival Church. 1840. By R. D. Chantrell. Founded by
William, 4th Earl of Dartmouth. Ashlar. Stone slate roof. Stone
gutter on carved square brackets each with a different motif and one
bearing the date 1838. 4-bay nave, 2-bay chancel, and 2-tier west
tower with squat octagonal spire, all with diagonal buttresses with
shaped and crocketted off-sets. South porch with very heavily moulded
door surround. Square headed 3-light nave windows with cusped, ogee
headed lights. (One window to north side is blocked.) Two-light
similar chancel windows and also a blind, moulded doorway. 4-light
east window with Perpendicular tracery. The 2-tier tower has an
adjoining stair turret. 2-light west window with tracery. The 2nd
tier has paired, cusped bell chamger openings with traceried heads
(those to west are blocked).

Interior: Very tall pointed arch to tower. Shallow elliptical chancel
arch. Carved oak fittings. Queen-post trusses to roof.

Listing NGR: SE1642612699

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