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Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Mirfield, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.6629 / 53°39'46"N

Longitude: -1.7031 / 1°42'11"W

OS Eastings: 419716

OS Northings: 418526

OS Grid: SE197185

Mapcode National: GBR JVK2.2P

Mapcode Global: WHCB2.T65B

Plus Code: 9C5WM77W+4Q

Entry Name: Church of St John

Listing Date: 3 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134680

English Heritage Legacy ID: 340806

ID on this website: 101134680

Location: St John's Church, Upper Hopton, Kirklees, West Yorkshire, WF14

County: Kirklees

Civil Parish: Mirfield

Built-Up Area: Mirfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Mirfield Team Parish

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Church of St. John


Church. 1846 in Perpendicular style by Ignatius Bonomi and Cory.
Roughly coursed stone, with quoins and ashlar dressings. Stone
slate roof with gable copings. 4-bay buttressed nave with lean-to
north aisle and south porch. 2-bay chancel with vestry on north
side. 3-tier square, reducing west tower with diagonal buttresses,
and stair tower on north side. Crenellated parapet with gargoyles
and pyramidal stone slate roof with tall weather-cock. 2-light bell
chamber openings with Perpendicular tracery. 3-light west window.
2-light nave windows. 4-light east window. All with Perpendicular

Interior: 4-bay arcade to left on quatrefoil piers. The eastern bay
contains the organ. Stencilling and painting to panelled chancel.
Carved oak chancel screen. Oak pewed with linen-fold panels. Pews
at base of tower. Central font opposite porch. Stained glass east
window of 1891. Arched-braced roof to nave and chancel.

Listing NGR: SE1971618526

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