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Netherthong Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Holmfirth, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.5854 / 53°35'7"N

Longitude: -1.792 / 1°47'31"W

OS Eastings: 413866

OS Northings: 409888

OS Grid: SE138098

Mapcode National: GBR HVXZ.TG

Mapcode Global: WHCBF.F4WP

Entry Name: Netherthong Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

Listing Date: 16 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134875

English Heritage Legacy ID: 340346

Location: Holme Valley, Kirklees, HD9

County: Kirklees

Civil Parish: Holme Valley

Built-Up Area: Holmfirth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Netherthong All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

11/119 (Deanhouse,

16.1.67 Netherthong Wesleyan
Methodist Chapel


Chapel now disused. 1769. Hammer dressed stone. Rusticated quoins. String course.
Stone slate roof with gable copings on moulded kneelers. Moulded stone brackets.
Stone stack to east. Later stack to west. Two storeys, one to north. South
elevation: symmetrical facade. Doorways to left and right with 6 fielded panels, and
semi-circular fanlights with glazing bars. Two tall slender window with semi-circular
heads and glazing bars, keystone and impost blocks. Small central semi-circular motif
between windows. At high level are 3 single lights with glazing bars and
semi-circular head with keystone and impost blocks. North elevation: single storey,
symmetrical facade. Entrance to left and right. Two small single lights with
segmental false arch. Two single lights in centre. Interior: no originl feature
retained. This was the earliest Methodist Chapel in the Kirklees area. John Wesley
preached here in 1772.

Listing NGR: SE1386609888

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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