Heritage Category:
Listed Building
List Entry Number:
Date first listed:
Statutory Address:


Ordnance survey map of CHURCH OF ST MARY
© Crown Copyright and database right 2020. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2020. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1134469.pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 25-Feb-2020 at 12:21:25.


Statutory Address:

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

Calderdale (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 02874 21661


SOWERBY BRIDGE SALT DRAKE SE 0221 and SE 0321 (east side), 17/209 Cottonstones Church of St Mary - II Church. 1848 with later additions. Coursed squared stone, stone slate roof. Early English style. West tower, 5-bay nave, 1-bay apsidal chancel with north and south additions. Tower: 3 stages. Off-set angle buttresses, band at each stage. Western pointed-arch doorway has moulded surround with colonettes (one gone); 2-light Y-tracery window with hoodmould to 2nd stage; 2-light cusped belfry window. Corbel table. Steeple with vesica and finial. Nave: plinth, cill band, bays divided by gabled buttresses; lancet windows; corbelled parapet with gable coping and pinnacles at each end. Chancel: lower east end has 3-sided apse with lancet to each face. Interior: nave: formerly a western gallery; corbelled roof trusses with ogee struts. Pointed chancel arch on corbelled attached columns. Apse: colums support ribs with central boss. Box pews in remnant of nave. Later traceried panelled reredos with fruit and foliage frieze; later pulpit; open-work altar rail. At time of resurvey being restored and western half of nave converted to social area.

Listing NGR: SE0287421661


The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
Legacy System:


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

End of official listing

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 20 Dec 2006
Reference: IOE01/15821/30
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Nigel Wood. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].