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Providence Baptist Chapel with Railings, Gates and Gatepiers

A Grade II Listed Building in Huddersfield, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.6208 / 53°37'14"N

Longitude: -1.8784 / 1°52'42"W

OS Eastings: 408138

OS Northings: 413809

OS Grid: SE081138

Mapcode National: GBR HVBK.3S

Mapcode Global: WHCB6.38S3

Plus Code: 9C5WJ4CC+8J

Entry Name: Providence Baptist Chapel with Railings, Gates and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 30 April 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1276160

English Heritage Legacy ID: 409935

ID on this website: 101276160

Location: Slaithwaite, Kirklees, West Yorkshire, HD7

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Colne Valley

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Huddersfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Slaithwaite with East Scammonden St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Providence Baptist Chapel
with railings, Gates and
30.4.82 Gatepiers

- II

1816 (with enlargement in 1886). Hammer dressed stone. Hipped stone slate roof.
Hipped slate roof to later part to east. Moulded stone brackets on string course.
2 storeys.
North elevation: Ground floor; Large doorway with elliptical arched head with ashlar
surround and hood moulded over. Two doorways have stone Doric pilasters with
architrave, freize and cornice. GOod 6 panelled doors with fanlights. Above doorway
is ashlar plaque with moulded surround and one to left has inscription:
Erected 1816
Enlarged 1886
Four single light windows with semi-circular heads with pronounced keystone and
imposts. First floor; Eight windows as ground floor.
South elevation: Ground floor; 6 single light windows with stone surrounds. Stone
First floor; 5 single light windows with semi-circular heads, pronounced keystone and
imposts. Eastern part of first floor is obscured by C20 extension.
Interior: Galleried on all sides with organ at front. Gallery has good panelled front
and is supported on Corinthian columns. Good panelled pulpit reached be twin flight
of stairs. Flagged terrace across front with 1880s iron railings which return to
building with stone gate piers and iron gates.

Listing NGR: SE0813813809

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