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Catholic Church of the Sacred Heart

A Grade II Listed Building in Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.7427 / 53°44'33"N

Longitude: -0.8712 / 0°52'16"W

OS Eastings: 474546

OS Northings: 427956

OS Grid: SE745279

Mapcode National: GBR QTC5.53

Mapcode Global: WHFDC.L6C4

Plus Code: 9C5XP4VH+3G

Entry Name: Catholic Church of the Sacred Heart

Listing Date: 15 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083168

English Heritage Legacy ID: 165366

Location: Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire, DN14

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Howden

Built-Up Area: Howden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Howden with Barmby on the Marsh

Church of England Diocese: York

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SE 72 NW
(south side)

8/138 Catholic Church of the
Sacred Heart

Church. 1850-52 by J A Hansom. White brick with ashlar dressings, slate
roof. 6-bay aisled nave with western bellcote, apsidal chancel. Gabled
west front: trefoil-headed double-leaf door in pointed arch held on round
shafts with plain capitals, flanked by trefoil-cusped single-light windows
with 2 tall trefoil-cusped lancets and a trefoil above. To left: octagonal
2-stage staircase turret with narrow square-headed windows, string course
between stages, band of trefoils to top and pyramidal roof. To right:
stepped buttress with gablet. Aisle west windows: 2-light trefoil-cusped
windows with quatrefoils punched through the spandrels. Aisle bays
articulated by stepped buttresses with gablets. Paired trefoil-headed
lancets to aisles. Paired quatrefoils to clerestory except for a single one
to westernmost bay. 3-stepped trefoil-cusped lights with quatrefoils above
to east window of south aisle. East window to north aisle obscured by
presbytery. Chancel: string course and 5 trefoil-cusped windows. Interior:
arcades of pointed arches on octagonal piers. This church is aligned north-
south so the points used in the description are ecclesiastical rather than
cardinal. Neave D, Howden Explored, 1979. Pevsner N, Yorkshire: York and
the East Riding, 1972.

Listing NGR: SE7454627956

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