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Church of St Luke

A Grade II Listed Building in Cleckheaton, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.7224 / 53°43'20"N

Longitude: -1.7295 / 1°43'46"W

OS Eastings: 417946

OS Northings: 425146

OS Grid: SE179251

Mapcode National: GBR JTCD.CC

Mapcode Global: WHC9P.DPNP

Entry Name: Church of St Luke

Listing Date: 13 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134608

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341046

Location: Kirklees, BD19

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Cleckheaton

Built-Up Area: Cleckheaton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Cleckheaton St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

Church of St Luke


Gothic Revival Church. 1887. Hammer dressed stone. Pitched slate
roof with gable copings. South-west tower with entrance on south side.
6-bay nave with lean-to buttressed aisles and clerestory. 2-bay chancel
with attached vestry. 2-sided apse to west end of nave. Aisle windows
are of 2 & 3 lights with simple tracery. Clerestory windows are in
triple groups with cusped heads. Large 5-light east window with stained
glass traceried head and hood mould. 3-tier tower with angle buttresses.
Clock face to 2nd tier. Paired louvred bell chamber openings. Hexagonal
stone broach spire with louvred lucarnes.

Spacious interior with 4-bay arcade, to each side, on alternative round and
octagonal piers. The arcaded angled apse to west contains carved stone
font with granite colonnettes and carved oak cover. Lady chapel to north
with parclose screen. Carved stone reredos with carved figures and
niches and centrepiece depicting Last Supper.

Listing NGR: SE1794625146

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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