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Denby Dale Wesleyan Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Denby Dale, Kirklees

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5737 / 53°34'25"N

Longitude: -1.6573 / 1°39'26"W

OS Eastings: 422789

OS Northings: 408622

OS Grid: SE227086

Mapcode National: GBR JWV3.ZN

Mapcode Global: WHCBH.JF0N

Entry Name: Denby Dale Wesleyan Methodist Church

Listing Date: 30 April 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135295

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341296

Location: Denby Dale, Kirklees, HD8

County: Kirklees

Civil Parish: Denby Dale

Built-Up Area: Denby Dale

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Denby Dale Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 20 NW CUMBERWORTH LANE
Denby Dale
4/27
Denby Dale Wesleyan
Methodist Church
30/4/82
II
Wesleyan Methodist Church. Built 1799 and enlarged 1859. Circa 1900
refurbishment. Hammer dressed stone. Stone slate roof. Two storeys.
5-bay pediment gabled front. Tablet in tympanum reads:
WESLEYAN METHODIST
CHAPEL
BUILT AD 1799 ENLARGED AD 1859

3-bay arcaded ashlar applied doorcase, probably of 1859, with Corinthian
pilasters, paired to corners, full entablature and blocking course.
Shallow steps to two round-arched doorways with double, fielded panel
doors. Central window. Round-arched windows with square jambs and
good c.1900 stained and leaded glass. 3-bay sides have straight joint
indicating the 1859 one-bay addition to rear. Later apsidal end.

Interior: Refurbished in 1978. Church now at gallery level with
raking pine pews. Plaster mouldings to ceiling with elaborate cornice
and centre rose. Hall at lower level.


Listing NGR: SE2278908622

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

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