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Latitude: 53.6874 / 53°41'14"N
Longitude: -1.6128 / 1°36'46"W
OS Eastings: 425669
OS Northings: 421289
OS Grid: SE256212
Mapcode National: GBR KT5S.MW
Mapcode Global: WHC9Y.6L80
Entry Name: St Peter's Parish Centre Including the Cottage
Listing Date: 3 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134708
English Heritage Legacy ID: 340766
Location: Kirklees, WF12
Electoral Ward/Division: Dewsbury East
Built-Up Area: Dewsbury
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Dewsbury Team Parish
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
DEWSBURY CB NEW STREET
SE 22 SE (Earlsheaton)
St. Peter's Parish
Former Church of England School, recently converted to Parish Centre
incorporating Church of St. Peter. Dated 1845. Hammer dressed stone.
Stone slate roof, tiled to left, with gable copings on moulded kneelers,
and with spear finials at apexes. Two-storey cottage, the rest single
storey. The cottage is of 3 bays of 2-light windows with central door
with Tudor arched head, all with hood moulds. Later single storey
addition, in keeping, to left. The cottage projects in front of the
main building which consists of a long range terminating in a projecting
wing to the right. Main windows are mullioned and transomed and square
headed, mainly of 6-lights, some of 8-lights. 3 lancets on right gable.
10 mullioned and transomed windows all with hood moulds along near
elevation with two near central doorways with Tudor heads and 2-light
fanlights. A plaque at front reads CHURCH OF ENGLAND SCHOOLS ERECTED
The recent church contains pews from the old Church of St. Peter by
Thomas Taylor. Most ceilings have been lowered but broad queen-post
trusses can be seen. 3-tier wooden and glass panelled partitioning
between classrooms still present.
Listing NGR: SE2566921289
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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