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CHURCH OF ST JAMES

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHURCH OF ST JAMES

List entry Number: 1133695

Location

CHURCH OF ST JAMES, THORNTON ROAD BD13

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Bradford

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Aug-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 337190

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5111 THORNTON ROAD Thornton BD13 Church of St James SE 1032 39/1084

II

2. 1870 parish church of T.H Healy. A simple but large church of sandstone "brick" with ashlar dressings. Tall nave with shallow cusped lancets to clearstory and low aisles with triple groups of lancets. Rose windows to west and east. Tall south-east tower with plain quoin buttresses to bell stage, strings, false machicolation and broached stone spire. The tower is a promi- nent landmark on the Thornton hillside. Large interior with south aisle arcade. Font of 1679 from the old chapel, with small octagonal bowl. The east window has late Morris and Co stained glass.

Listing NGR: SE1053532734

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National Grid Reference: SE 10535 32734

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