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Latitude: 53.6503 / 53°39'1"N
Longitude: -1.6547 / 1°39'17"W
OS Eastings: 422919
OS Northings: 417141
OS Grid: SE229171
Mapcode National: GBR JVW7.K6
Mapcode Global: WHCB3.KH7Z
Entry Name: Briestfield Wesleyan Methodist Church
Listing Date: 3 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134719
English Heritage Legacy ID: 340693
Location: Kirklees, WF12
Electoral Ward/Division: Dewsbury South
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Whitley Lower St Mary and St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
DEWSBURY CB BRIESTFIELD ROAD
SE 21 NW (Briestfield)
Small rural chapel. 1825. Hammer dressed stone, rendered to sides
and rear. Low-pitched stone slate roof with gable copings. Moulded
brackets to gutter. Single storey, two to rear due to sloping ground.
3-bay front. Round-arched central doorway with panelled door.
Round-arched flanking windows with marginal glazing.
Interior: Re-pewed in 1860s arranged to focus on pulpit against
back wall. Good example of mid C19 single storey chapel layout and
Listing NGR: SE2291917141
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