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Latitude: 53.6729 / 53°40'22"N
Longitude: -1.502 / 1°30'7"W
OS Eastings: 432995
OS Northings: 419714
OS Grid: SE329197
Mapcode National: GBR KTYZ.M3
Mapcode Global: WHC9Z.WYX5
Entry Name: Church of St James
Listing Date: 30 March 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1242803
English Heritage Legacy ID: 443753
Location: Wakefield, WF2
Electoral Ward/Division: Wakefield West
Built-Up Area: Wakefield
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Thornes St James
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
1. DENBY DALE ROAD
5115 (East Side)
Church of St James
SE 31 NW 13/125 30.3.71.
Church of England 1829-31 by Atkinson and Sharpe. Classical church of coursed,
squared stone with frieze and eaves cornice, central bay of gambled west end
projects and rises as a square tower with octagonal dru and dome. Simple,
severe detail. Doors and windows in plain architraves with cornices over.
Central west door and blind doors in western bays of 5-bay returns. Quadrant
spiked railings enclose angles between tower and west wall. At east end a
plain pediment and a blank tripartite window with Doric entablature. Small
later C19 east addition.
Listing NGR: SE3299519714
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