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Church of St Bartholomew

A Grade II Listed Building in Marsden, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.6013 / 53°36'4"N

Longitude: -1.9303 / 1°55'49"W

OS Eastings: 404707

OS Northings: 411634

OS Grid: SE047116

Mapcode National: GBR GVYS.WS

Mapcode Global: WHB91.BR12

Plus Code: 9C5WJ329+GV

Entry Name: Church of St Bartholomew

Listing Date: 25 May 1966

Last Amended: 11 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1276629

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406822

ID on this website: 101276629

Location: St Bartholomew's Church, Marsden, Kirklees, West Yorkshire, HD7

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Colne Valley

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Marsden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Marsden St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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SE 0470 1163 CHURCH LANE

25.5.66 Church of St Bartholomew

- II

1895. Large Neo-perpendicular church by C Hodgson Fowler. Tower added 1911.
Hammer dressed stone with ashlar dressings. Pitched slate roof. 4-tier west
tower. 5-bay nave with clerestory and lean-to buttressed aisles. 3-bay chancel
with lean-to chapel on south side and vestry to north side. South and north
porches. Large 3-light traceried aisle windows with similar 2-light windows to
clerestory numbering 2 per bay. Large 5-light traceried east window. Large
traceried west window. West tower with 4 reducing tiers and reducing angle
buttresses. Clock face to 4 sides. Large louvred, traceried bell chamber
openings. Crenellated parapet with crocketted pinnacles. Interior: 5-bay
arcade to north and south on quatrefoil piers. Tall chancel arch on similar
responds. Chancel screen and road loft in well carved oak by J H Gibbons
FRIBA of Manchester and London, executed by Messrs Boulton & Co of Cheltenham,
dedicated in 1913. Carved oak reveals and painted panel by Hildred Harpin
AFICA. Octagonal font with canopy, 1895, restored 1968.

Listing NGR: SE0470711634

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