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Latitude: 53.5932 / 53°35'35"N
Longitude: -1.7506 / 1°45'1"W
OS Eastings: 416607
OS Northings: 410760
OS Grid: SE166107
Mapcode National: GBR JV6W.TP
Mapcode Global: WHCB8.2YP9
Entry Name: Church of St Thomas
Listing Date: 16 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1135375
English Heritage Legacy ID: 341190
Location: Kirkburton, Kirklees, HD4
Civil Parish: Kirkburton
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Thurstonland St Thomas
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 11 SE MARSH HALL LANE
Church of St. Thomas
Gothic Revival church. 1870. Hammer dressed stone with ashlar
dressings. Pitched slate roof with stone gutter on moulded brackets.
Five-bay offset-buttressed nave with paired, cusped, arched lights.
Two-bay chancel with cusped single light windows with trefoil in head
East window is 4-light with two 5-foils and one 6-foil in head. West
window consists of 2 pairs of slender cusped lancets, each with
quatrefoil in circle to head. Large quatrefoil in circle to apex.
3-tier tower on south side at east end of nave, with stair turret and
splay-footed stone spire with lucarnes which have 5-foil in head.
Archivolted paired, cusped lights to 2nd tier. Large 2-light bell-
chamber openings, louvred and with circle in head. Doorway on south
side with moulded arched head and figure in canopied niche over.
Vestry wing on north side.
Interior: Arched braced hammer beam roof. Square font, 1871 with
4 marble colonnettes on clustered base.
Listing NGR: SE1660710760
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