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Church of All Saints

A Grade II* Listed Building in Elland, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.6805 / 53°40'49"N

Longitude: -1.8387 / 1°50'19"W

OS Eastings: 410750

OS Northings: 420462

OS Grid: SE107204

Mapcode National: GBR HTLW.QC

Mapcode Global: WHC9T.QRM9

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 6 June 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133954

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338521

Location: Calderdale, HX5

County: Calderdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Elland

Built-Up Area: Elland

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Elland All Saints,

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

In the entry for
SE 107204
2/97 Church of All Saints


The Grade shall be amended to read II * ( star)


SE 107204
2/97 Church of All Saints


Church, 1896, by G. H. Fellowes Prynne. Hammer-dressed stone with tiled roof. Tall
nave and chancel under continuous roof with low leanto aisles, western baptistry and
gabled transeptal chapels the northern of which is apsed. Wooden fleche with copper
spire. Gothic revival with mostly lancet windows. The west front has 3 tall lancets
separated and flanked by gabled buttresses. The transeptal chapels have small rose
windows in their western gables, and triple lancets in the flank walls. The southern
chapel has a stair turret. The baptistry also is embattled. Foundation stone dated
1900 at east end.

Interior: of stone and brick. 5-bay nave. Tunnel roof with transverse ribs carried
on engaged colonnettes. Tall chancel arch whose jambs are flanked by 4 large
polychrome figures of saints on each side. Chancel of 2-bays similarly roofed. The
nave arcades carry across the transeptal chapels. The north chapel has a small 2-bay

Furnishings: chancel screen of stone with cresting and gates of wrought iron and
beaten copper. Elaborate late Gothic reredos (c.1920). Stained glass east window
of the same period showing the Church Triumphant. Elaborately carved wooden pulpit
of quatrefoil plan standing on openwork base. Fine carved C17 altar table from
St. Mary's Church. C. N. Frank, 'Fitly Framed Together', (1949). N. Pevsner,
'Yorkshire West Riding' (1979) p.624.

Listing NGR: SE1075020462

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