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Latitude: 53.6972 / 53°41'49"N
Longitude: -1.6393 / 1°38'21"W
OS Eastings: 423913
OS Northings: 422364
OS Grid: SE239223
Mapcode National: GBR JTZP.WD
Mapcode Global: WHC9X.SBKJ
Entry Name: Church of St Mark
Listing Date: 3 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134715
English Heritage Legacy ID: 340788
Location: Kirklees, WF13
Electoral Ward/Division: Dewsbury West
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 WEST PARK STREET
SE 22 SW Northfields
2/101 Church of St. Mark
Large Gothic Revival church. 1862-5 by James Mallinson. Pitch-faced
stone with ashlar dressings. Steeply pitched slate roofs. 5-bay
nave with lean-to buttressed aisles. South porch. Large north and
south transepts. Lower 2-bay chancel Chapel and vestry on north side.
Square south-west 4-tier tower with splay-footed ashlar spire. The
tower is divided by drip mouldings and has angle buttresses and stair
tower on south-west corner. 3-light west window with plate tracery.
2-light bell-chamber openings with louvres and stilted arched heads on
colonnettes and with single circle in head. The openings are set in
a shallow recess with corbel-table over supporting base of spire.
Lucarnes in spire have 2-light slender openings. Smaller lucarnes
at higher level. Clerestory windows consist of a 6-foiled circle in
a triangular surround. Broad, 3-light aisle windows with 6-foiled
circle in head. 2-light chancel windows and large 4-light transept
windows, all with foiled circles in head. Large 5-light east window
with large 5-foiled circle. The porch has two colonnettes with
Interior not inspected.
Listing NGR: SE2391322364
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