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Church of St. Stephen and attached wall and entrance gate-piers and gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Steeton, 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.09SZ

Plus Code: 9C5WV3W2+P3

Entry Name: Church of St. Stephen and attached wall and entrance gate-piers and gates

Listing Date: 25 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223337

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419018

Also known as: Church of St Stephen and Attached Wall and Entrance Gate Pier and Gate

ID on this website: 101223337

Location: St Stephen's Church, Steeton, Bradford, West Yorkshire, 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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ST. STEPHEN'S ROAD (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 three stage tower with broached spire with lucarnes to the cardinal faces. Third stage has two-light arched belfry window with quatrefoil. Three-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. Two sets of gate-piers with octagonal pointed caps have matching gates.

Interior : Five-bay nave with waggon-roof retains stencil decoration, five-bay panelled chancel. South transeptal chapel. Retains intactits 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

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