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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.


List entry Number: 1135365



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


District: Kirklees

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Kirkburton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-May-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 341163

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SE 21 SW HUDDERSFIELD ROAD Shelley 6/49 Church of Emmanuel


Gothic Revival church. 1868. Hammer dressed stone with ashlar dressings and quoins. Pitched slate roof. Nave, 3 bays to north, south aisle of 4 bays. 2-bay chancel. Square 3-tier tower in south-west corner. The tower has angle buttresses, and the entrance is on the south side with deep, moulded surround. 2-light deeply chamfered bell-chamber openings with traceried heads. Clock face to 3 sides. Crenellated parapet with gargoyles. Squat, pyramidal slated spire. Nave windows, north side, are 3-light with intersecting tracery with 2 quatrefoils and one trefoil in head. Aisle windows are 2-light with tracery. Rose window at east end of aisle. East window is 3-light with traceried head. Large west window is 4-light with Curvilinear tracery.

Interior: 4-bay arcade to south on quatrefoil piers. Chancel arch on paired red granite colonnettes on corbel brackets. Arched braced hammer beam roof. 'Tulip' type font of 1868 with tall, carved oak, counterbalanced cover of 1894.

Listing NGR: SE2119011298

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National Grid Reference: SE 21190 11298


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