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Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Shepley, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.5837 / 53°35'1"N

Longitude: -1.712 / 1°42'43"W

OS Eastings: 419165

OS Northings: 409718

OS Grid: SE191097

Mapcode National: GBR JWH0.52

Mapcode Global: WHCBG.N6Z0

Plus Code: 9C5WH7MQ+F6

Entry Name: Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313293

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341134

ID on this website: 101313293

Location: St Paul's Church, Shepley, Kirklees, West Yorkshire, HD8

County: Kirklees

Civil Parish: Kirkburton

Built-Up Area: Shepley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Shepley St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Church of St. Paul


Gothic Revival church in Lancet style. 1848 by William Wallen, chancel
1868. Hammer dressed stone with ashlar dressings. Ornamental slate
roof, with raised copings on large squared kneelers. 7-bay nave, nook-
shafted at corners. South porch and west bell-cote. 2-bay chancel.
Lancet windows each in a large square-headed recess with corbel table.
Porch has moulded doorway. East window is 3-light with 3-trefoils in
head. West window of 3 stepped lancets flanked by pairs of shallow
buttresses. In the centre of the gable is a mandorla shaped window
framed by the projecting base of the ashlar, gabled bell-cote with
recessed, twin bell openings. Every corner is nook-shafted.

Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SE1916509718

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