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Catholic Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel

A Grade II Listed Building in Silsden, Bradford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9143 / 53°54'51"N

Longitude: -1.9366 / 1°56'11"W

OS Eastings: 404259

OS Northings: 446467

OS Grid: SE042464

Mapcode National: GBR GRX5.JK

Mapcode Global: WHB7H.7W12

Entry Name: Catholic Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel

Listing Date: 25 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223321

English Heritage Legacy ID: 418986

Location: Silsden, Bradford, BD20

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Silsden

Built-Up Area: Silsden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Silsden St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE0446 SILSDEN C.P. WESLEY PLACE
(east end)
9/185 Catholic Church of
Our Lady of Mount
Carmel

GV II

Wesleyan Methodist Church, now occupied by Roman Catholics. c1870.
Hammer-dressed stone, ashlar dressings, Welsh and Westmorland green
slate roof. Cruciform plan. Prominent west end with wide gable
in which is set 5-light arched window with geometrical tracery and
doorway with triangular hood over in which is set quatrefoil.
Buttresses with offsets to either side, those to right taller and
set back from 2 faces of octagonal turret with open belfry and spire
over. North and South transepts have tall plain lancets. Coped
gables with kneelers and finials. Roof has 4 bands of fish-scale
slates.

Interior: Elaborate arch-braced roof springs from clustered col-
onnettes set in the angle of the transepts. Braces cross in centre
forming a St. Andrew's cross figure. Cast-iron hoops set in open
spandrels. Pointed arched recess forms shallow sanctuary. Included
for group value.


Listing NGR: SE0425946467

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

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