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Latitude: 53.5786 / 53°34'42"N
Longitude: -1.7616 / 1°45'41"W
OS Eastings: 415881
OS Northings: 409132
OS Grid: SE158091
Mapcode National: GBR JW41.DX
Mapcode Global: WHCBF.X99Y
Entry Name: Lydgate Oliver Heywood Memorial Sunday School
Listing Date: 30 April 1982
Last Amended: 4 August 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134845
English Heritage Legacy ID: 340381
Location: Holme Valley, Kirklees, HD9
Civil Parish: Holme Valley
Built-Up Area: Holmfirth
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: New Mill Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 10 NE HOLMFIRTH ROAD
5/154 (New Mill)
30.4.82 Lydgate Oliver Heywood
Memorial Sunday School
(formerly listed as
Lydgate Oliver Wood
Memorial Sunday School)
Sunday School. 1910. By Edgar Wood and James Henry Sellers. Hammer dressed stone
with ashlar dressings. Flat roof with parapet. Modest but sophisticated Arts and
Crafts bow frontage to simple hall of 6 bays of round arched windows. Ashlar, single
storey bow front, with close set windows. Central door in recessed porch, with
architrave surround and tent gable in parapet over. The set back upper level of the
main hall has central ashlar portion with mullioned and transomed fenestration.
Inscribed above window in large letters is:
LYDGATE SUNDAY SCHOOL OLIVER HEYWOOD MEMORIAL
Decorative parapet over. High standard of ashlar work and detailing are noteworthy.
Listing NGR: SE1588109132
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