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Latitude: 53.7171 / 53°43'1"N
Longitude: -1.6421 / 1°38'31"W
OS Eastings: 423719
OS Northings: 424580
OS Grid: SE237245
Mapcode National: GBR JTZG.98
Mapcode Global: WHC9Q.RT8S
Entry Name: Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 13 January 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1183965
English Heritage Legacy ID: 340919
Location: Kirklees, WF17
Electoral Ward/Division: Batley West
Built-Up Area: Batley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Batley All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 22 SW BATLEY MB CROSS BANK ROAD
4/15 Church of St Mary
Gothic Revival Church. 1870. Dressed stone. Pitched slate roof.
4-bay buttressed nave with porch to right and apsidal baptistry to
left. Transepts. Nave windows are 2-light with stained glass and
cusped heads with single quatrefoil over. Each bay has relieving
arch. The front of the church is apsidal. The rear elevation, to
the road, has central triple group of very tall lights with sexfoil
in head. To each side is 2-light similar window with quatrefoil
in head. Central doorway with pointed arch and cambered head.
Plain but colourful interior. The apsidal chancel is treated as a
blind arcade filled with mosaic, above which are 9 paired 2-light
stained glass clerestory windows. Chancel arch with 2 carved figures.
Chapels to left and right separated by 2 bay arcade. Later gallery
to rear below which is glass screen forming vestibule. Arched braced
hammer beam roof.
Listing NGR: SE2371924580
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