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Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Brierley, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5943 / 53°35'39"N

Longitude: -1.3809 / 1°22'51"W

OS Eastings: 441074

OS Northings: 411040

OS Grid: SE410110

Mapcode National: GBR LVSW.V8

Mapcode Global: WHDCK.RXMD

Entry Name: Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 18 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1314994

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333638

Location: Barnsley, S72

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: North East

Parish: Brierley

Built-Up Area: Brierley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Grimethorpe with Brierley

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(north-east side)

1/10 Church of St. Paul


Church. 1869. By John Wade. Patron, George Savile-Foljambe. Coursed, squared
sandstone, graduated slate roof. Orientated north-west / south-east,
ritual orientation used here. 2-stage west tower with recessed spire,
4-bay nave with south porch, 2-bay chancel with north vestry. Gothic
Revival style. Tower: offset angle buttresses, 2-light belfry opening
with hoodmould; clock flanked by corbel table under string; moulded
cornice; pierced balustrade with pinnacles. Octagonal spire with
lucarnes, string and weathervane. Circular west window. Nave: chamfered
plinth; offset buttresses to angles and bays. Gabled porch. Windows
of 2 cusped lights with trefoil under hoodmoulds with carved stops. 2
octagonal chimneys to north side. Chancel: lower and narrower in same
style with single-light windows and 3-light east window. Shaped kneelers,
ashlar copings, gable crosses.
Interior: west gallery. Arch-braced trusses on carved corbels to nave.
Painted panelled roof to chancel.

Listing NGR: SE4107411040

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