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Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Dewsbury, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.7044 / 53°42'15"N

Longitude: -1.6091 / 1°36'32"W

OS Eastings: 425905

OS Northings: 423176

OS Grid: SE259231

Mapcode National: GBR KT6L.FT

Mapcode Global: WHC9Y.841Z

Entry Name: Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 13 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 340938

Location: Kirklees, WF17

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Dewsbury East

Built-Up Area: Dewsbury

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hanging Heaton St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


5/33 Church of St Paul


"Commissioners"' Church. 1823-5 by Thomas Taylor. Altered 1894.
Restored 1917 after fire of 1916. Ashlar. Pitched slate roof
with roll top copings. 3-tier west tower. 7-bay buttressed nave
with tall 2-light windows with Y tracery and hood moulds with mask-like
figure head stops. Small chancel with 4-light east window with
intersecting tracery. The projecting 3-tier tower has perforated
parapet with tall octagonal pinnacles. 2-light louvred openings to
bell chamber. Clock face to 3 elevations. Main arched entrance at
base of tower on west side.

Very plain, light interior with stained glass to east window only.
Nave windows are leaded. Carved reredos. Well carved and panelled
organ case in north-east corner.

Listing NGR: SE2590523176

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

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