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Latitude: 53.5606 / 53°33'38"N
Longitude: -1.6598 / 1°39'35"W
OS Eastings: 422631
OS Northings: 407160
OS Grid: SE226071
Mapcode National: GBR JWV8.GC
Mapcode Global: WHCBH.GRVR
Entry Name: Church of St John
Listing Date: 15 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1313363
English Heritage Legacy ID: 341299
Location: Denby Dale, Kirklees, HD8
Civil Parish: Denby Dale
Built-Up Area: Upper Denby
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Denby St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 20 NW DENBY LANE
Church of St. John
Church. 1842-3, chancel and porch 1900. Hammer dressed stone with
ashlar dressings. Stone slate roof with gable copings and moulded eaves
cornice. Square 3-tier, west tower with porch on south side. Diagonal
buttresses to lower tier. Blind oculus to 2nd tier, south side. 3-light
square headed, louvred bell-chamber openings, with arched lights. Lancet
west window. Plain parapet with pointed octagonal pinnacles. 6-light
transomed east window with blind lower tier and intersecting tracery to
upper part. Five 2-light nave windows with Y-tracery.
Interior: 4-bay arcade to left and right on octagonal piers with moulded
capitals. Similar responds. Organ to left. Moulded chancel arch.
Choir in chancel. Vestry to south side of chancel. Wooden tunnel
vaulted nave roof with stencilling. Close, braced trusses to chancel
Galleries and box pews removed 1900.
A. R. Bielby, Churches & Chapels of Kirklees, 1978.
Listing NGR: SE2263107160
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