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CHRIST CHURCH

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: CHRIST CHURCH

List entry Number: 1256417

Location

CHRIST CHURCH, ARMLEY RIDGE ROAD

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

County:

District: Leeds

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Aug-1976

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 464949

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE2633 ARMLEY RIDGE ROAD, Upper Armley 714-1/32/1198 (North East side) 05/08/76 Christ Church

II

Anglican church. 1869-72. By Richard L Adams. Coursed squared gritstone, ashlar details, slate roofs. Gothic Revival style. EXTERIOR: tall nave with tripartite clerestory windows, 2-light lancets to low N and S aisles. Gabled S porch. Tall W tower with large 2-light belfry. Chancel with 3-light lancet E window with oval window above in gable. INTERIOR: re-ordered 1983; a screen cuts off the western 2 bays of the 5-bay nave and tower. W end memorial to William Ewart Gott of Armley House, now The Mansion (qv) 1827-1879 who 'liberally' aided the building of the church, gave the font, the E window is in his memory. Chancel windows to the memory of John Aitchison Gott, 1853-82, Baptistry window in memory of Alexander Gott, priest, 1860-89. Quatrefoil columns, clerestory obscured by inserted ceiling, pulpit of carved oak presented 1936; font of stone, octagonal, carved frieze of leaves, cover 1960. Original pews with moulded pew ends, white marble floor to choir, painted stone reredos has cusped recesses and crocketed finials.



Listing NGR: SE2657033730

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National Grid Reference: SE 26570 33730

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