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Church of St James the Great

A Grade II Listed Building in Flockton, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.6303 / 53°37'49"N

Longitude: -1.6383 / 1°38'17"W

OS Eastings: 424017

OS Northings: 414926

OS Grid: SE240149

Mapcode National: GBR KV0G.3C

Mapcode Global: WHCB9.T01R

Plus Code: 9C5WJ9J6+4M

Entry Name: Church of St James the Great

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313327

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341118

ID on this website: 101313327

Location: St James the Great Church, Flockton, Kirklees, West Yorkshire, WF4

County: Kirklees

Civil Parish: Kirkburton

Built-Up Area: Flockton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Flockton-cum-Denby Grange St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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6/2 Church of St. James
the Great


Gothic Revival Church. 1869. Hammer dressed stone. Slate roof
(bitumen covered on north side) with moulded brackets to gutter.
4-bay buttressed nave with lean-to north aisle, south porch and bell-
cote to west end. 2-bay chancel. Heavily moulded doorway to south
porch. 3-light windows to nave, 2-light to chancel, 5-light east
window and 4-light west window, all with Decorated tracery. The
windows to the north aisle are in triple groups the lights having
cusped heads with hood moulds with uncarved stops.

Interior: 4-bay arcade on north side on short columns with foliated
caps. The church is brick lined and arches are in moulded, painted
brickwork. Heavily moulded chancel arch on clustered responds on
corbel brackets. Carved oak chancel screen with rood loft. Square
wooden pulpit with stenccilling to sides and two painted panels to

Listing NGR: SE2401714926

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