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Church of St Hilda

A Grade II Listed Building in Burmantofts and Richmond Hill, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.788 / 53°47'16"N

Longitude: -1.5207 / 1°31'14"W

OS Eastings: 431676

OS Northings: 432516

OS Grid: SE316325

Mapcode National: GBR BPP.WW

Mapcode Global: WHC9L.M12W

Entry Name: Church of St Hilda

Listing Date: 26 September 1963

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375246

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466128

Location: Leeds, LS9

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Burmantofts and Richmond Hill

Built-Up Area: Leeds

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Cross Green

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


714-1/44/645 CROSS GREEN LANE
26-SEP-63 CROSS GREEN
(South side)
CHURCH OF ST HILDA

II
Anglican church. 1876-81. By JT Micklethwaite. Red brick,stone dressings, steeply pitched slate roof, nave and chancel same height. In Gothic Revival style. N and S aisles. 2-light clerestory, lancets and simple Geometrical traceried windows. Slim circular turret on N side at junction of chancel and nave, with conical spirelet. Bellcote over W end. N porch. INTERIOR: octagonal piers and double-chamfered arches, waggon roof. Plain beams across aisles added 1903, rood-beam with cross and figures above added 1904, both by W H Reynard, painted and decorated 1912 - 1917. Rood-screen 1921-3 by W H Wood, 2 bas-relief panels to lower part of screen 1924 by J T Ogleby, sculptor, and S Watkins, painter, depicting Incarnation and Resurrection. Reredos 1927 designed by W H Wood, canvas paintings by Bacon, carving by Messrs Brown. Font cover designed by W H Wood, erected 1938. All woodwork elaborately carved and painted in late Victorian, restrained Gothic style, as originally envisaged by Micklethwaite, although executed in the twentieth century. East window 1891-1902, possibly designed by Kempe.

Listing NGR: SE3167332516

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