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Longwood Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Golcar, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.6522 / 53°39'7"N

Longitude: -1.8465 / 1°50'47"W

OS Eastings: 410244

OS Northings: 417309

OS Grid: SE102173

Mapcode National: GBR HVK6.1J

Mapcode Global: WHCB0.LGYJ

Entry Name: Longwood Methodist Church

Listing Date: 12 April 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134987

English Heritage Legacy ID: 340104

Location: Kirklees, HD3

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Golcar

Built-Up Area: Huddersfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Longwood St Mark the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Longwood Methodist Church
SE 1017 26/776 12.4.77.
Mid or late C19. Hammer-dressed stone. Ashlar dressings. Pitched slate roof.
Coped gable. Hall church with transepts, smaller transepts at west end. West
facade divided by pilasters, 2 centre ones surmounted by octagonal pinnacles.
Strings. 3 very tall 2-light windows with Geometrical bar tracery and hoodmoulds,
centre one surmounted by patterned gable flanked by applied crocketed pinnacles.
Door in pointed arch with moulded surround, hoodmould and patterned gable flanked
by applied crocketed pinnacles. Two 2-light windows with cusped pointed arches
and square hood moulds either side. West transepts have one pointed arched
door each with moulded surrounds and hoodmoulds in west front and 2 pointed
lancets with hoodmoulds on each side. Nave has paired cusped lancets on ground
floor, and pointed arched windows with hoodmoulds, 2 cusped lights and spherical
triangles at gallery level. Transept terminals have 3-light pointed arched
windows with hood moulds and cusped tracery at gallery level. The paired lancets
continue round east end at ground floor level: above are 4 tall lancets, one
quatrefoil oculus with hoodmould, and 3 round-arched lights set between 2 chimneys
high up in gable end.

Listing NGR: SE1024417309

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

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