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Cross Bank Methodist Sunday School

A Grade II Listed Building in Batley, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.7162 / 53°42'58"N

Longitude: -1.6404 / 1°38'25"W

OS Eastings: 423826

OS Northings: 424482

OS Grid: SE238244

Mapcode National: GBR JTZG.NK

Mapcode Global: WHC9Q.SV0G

Entry Name: Cross Bank Methodist Sunday School

Listing Date: 13 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 340906

Location: Kirklees, WF17

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Batley West

Built-Up Area: Batley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Batley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


4/2 Cross Bank Methodist
Sunday School


Methodist Sunday School. Dated 1882. Dressed stone. Hipped slate
roof. 2 storeys. 7 bays by 5 bay gable frontage. Central 3 bay
break has open pediment with vase acroterion, on 1st floor pilasters
with foliated capitals. Central round arched doorway with double,
panelled door and fanlight, above which is segmental open pediment,
on large console brackets, with words WESLEYAN SUNDAY SCHOOL
To left and right is round arched window with foliated impost band.
The 1st floor windows of central break form triple group, with red
granite colonnettes with annulets and foliated capitals supporting
stilted round arched heads, the centre one being taller and breaking
into the open pediment above. In tympanum of each side arch is
carved bird, and in tympanum of centre arch is round foliated panel
with small rectangular panel below with anthemion decoration. The
2 side windows have apron with tiled panel.

Windows to flanking bays and side elevations are round arched with
impost band. 1st floor windows have hood moulds and alternately
coloured voussoirs.

Listing NGR: SE2382624482

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