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Church of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in Stainborough, Barnsley

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5252 / 53°31'30"N

Longitude: -1.5186 / 1°31'6"W

OS Eastings: 432011

OS Northings: 403274

OS Grid: SE320032

Mapcode National: GBR KWVP.01

Mapcode Global: WHCBR.NN2D

Entry Name: Church of St James

Listing Date: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286916

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333926

Location: Stainborough, Barnsley, S75

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Stainborough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Silkstone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

STAINBOROUGH WENTWORTH CASTLE
SE30SW
1/51 Church of St. James
GV II
Church. 1841, patron F. W. T. Vernon-Wentworth. Deeply-coursed, dressed
sandstone, Welsh slate roof. West tower with south porch, 4-bay nave and
chancel in one, added north vestry. Gothic Revival style, embattled throughout.
Tower: lean-to porch with pointed south door having shafts in chamfered
surround, hoodmould; string course beneath parapet. Tower behind has clasping
buttresses which flank pointed window with hoodmould; stringcourses below
and above diagonally-set clock panels; louvred belfry lancets; crocketed corner
pinnacles. Nave and chancel: ashlar plinth with moulded band. 4 double-
chamfered lancets with leaded lights and hoodmoulds. Stained-glass east
window of 2 lights, walling now rendered. Tudor-arched north vestry door with
head-stops on hoodmoulds.


Listing NGR: SE3201103274

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

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