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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
Entry Name: Church of St John
Listing Date: 3 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134680
English Heritage Legacy ID: 340806
Location: Mirfield, Kirklees, WF14
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
MIRFIELD UD HOPTON HALL LANE
SE 11 NE (Upper Hopton)
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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