Deposited Plan No. 1203

Grove Street: Mission Church


Deposited Plan Number:1203
Date:10 May 1883
Plans Register:1869-1886
Street:Grove Street
Property Name / Number:no data
Area:no data
District:Central Ward
Grid Reference:no data
Building Project:Mission Church
Type:Church - new build
Applicant:Trustees of St. Thomas' Church
Applicant Address:no data
Architect:H.S. Heppenstall
Architect Address:no data
Status of Project:
Approved - subject to sanitary requirement. Should be viewed by sub-committee.
Contractor:Abraham Graham
Contractor Address:71, Manchester Road, Huddersfield.
Work Commenced:no data
Work Completed:no data
Occupants:no data
Subsequent Alterations / History:Demolished
English Heritage Listing:no data
Location of Archives:Kirklees West Yorkshire Archives
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:1190

Additional Information

A sinmple single storey, single cell mission church built in a plain Early English style in the midst of the busy street of the Spring Grove area. The church is 32 feet wide x 52 feet long,. The main door to the mission church is in the wset wall. This is hidden behind the backs of buildings which front on to Duke Street. The path from Grove Street is closed by a wall and Gothic gateway with stout wooden doors. Beyond the mission church is a small yard with privy accommodation. Leading from the yard is the door to the vestry a single storey additon on the north side of the church. A cellar beneath houses the heating ap[paratus. The est wall of the mission church contains a three light window in Early English style. There are six simple pointed windows in the south wall.

The slate roof is supported on dark stained roof timbers.