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Church of St Stephen and Attached Wall and Entrance Gate Pier and Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Keighley, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8968 / 53°53'48"N

Longitude: -1.9498 / 1°56'59"W

OS Eastings: 403393

OS Northings: 444518

OS Grid: SE033445

Mapcode National: GBR GRTC.NV

Mapcode Global: WHB7P.09SY

Plus Code: 9C5WV3W2+P3

Entry Name: Church of St Stephen and Attached Wall and Entrance Gate Pier and Gate

Listing Date: 25 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223337

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419018

Location: Steeton with Eastburn, Bradford, BD20

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Steeton with Eastburn

Built-Up Area: Steeton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Steeton St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(west side), Steeton
Church of St.
Stephen and
attached wall and
entrance gate-piers
and gates


Church. c1881 by T.H. and F. Healey (Bradford). Hammer-dressed
stone, Welsh slate roof. Early English style. Nave, chancel,
south transept, north vestry, south porch, tower on south-east side
of the church above organ to right (east) of south transept. Diagonal
buttresses, coped gables with kneelers. Lancet windows. Principal
feature is the 3 stage tower with broached spire with lucarnes to the
cardinal faces. 3rd stage has 2-light arched belfry window with
quatrefoil. 3-light east-window with geometrical tracery. Plinth
under window continues to either side to form walls with chamfered
coping surmounted by cast-and wrought-iron railings with fleur-de-
lis motif. 2 sets of gate-piers with octagonal pointed caps have
matching gates.

Interior : 5-bay nave with waggon-roof retains stencil decoration,
5-bay panelled chancel. South transebtal chapel. Retains intact
its original furnishings and its decorative scheme. Stained glass east-
window of the Life of Christ by Powel Brothers, Leeds, in memory of
Herbert Todd, Vicar of Kildwick. West window by Clayton and Bell
c1913. Reredos designed by Godfrey L. Clarke (architect, London)
c1910 son of the then vicar. He also designed the alterations at the
High Hall (q.v.) nearby. J. Shearing; St. Stephen's Parish Church
Centenary Booklet, (1981).

Listing NGR: SE0339344518

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

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