Queensgate: St. Paul's Church

Details

Deposited Plan Number:no data
Date:1829
Plans Register:no data
Street:Queensgate
Property Name / Number:St. Paul's Church
Area:HD1 2RD
District:Kirklees
Town:Huddersfield
Grid Reference:SE1465216377
Building Project:St. Paul's Church
Type:Church
Applicant:no data
Applicant Address:no data
Architect:John Oates
Architect Address:no data
Status of Project:no data
Contractor:Joseph Kaye
Contractor Address:Buxton Road, Huddersfield
Work Commenced:no data
Work Completed:no data
Occupants:no data
Subsequent Alterations / History:Existing, Chancel added in 1883 (see record No.1208), Grade II Listed (3 March 1952)
English Heritage Listing:1231471 — listed on 3 March 1952 (old ID: 406610)
Location of Archives:Kirklees West Yorkshire Archives
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:3902

Additional Information

1829. Architect John Oates, contractor Joseph Kaye. Ashlar. Pitched slate roof.

Nave and aisles, chancel, vestry, west tower. Parapets. Buttresses, diagonal at corners, with pinnacles. 5-bay nave, 3-bay chancel with polygonal end.

All windows plain chamfered untraceried lancets, some with hoodmoulds. 3-stage tower with diagonal buttresses and crenellated parapet. Octagonal spire with

2 stages of gabled lucanes. Aisle west doors have ogee mouldings with delicate sculpted ornament.

The chancel was added in 1883 designed by local architects John Kirk & Sons, its foundation stone laid by Lady Gwendolen

Ramsden.

Interior; Octagonal piers; tall arcade blind triforium arcade: clerestory lancets with colonettes. Flat roofs. Chancel has quadripartite rib vault.

West gallery. Good neo-classical marble tablet to Edward Learoyd, d 1857.

(Extract from English Heritage listed buildings service, record number 406610) http://lbonline.english-heritage.org.uk/BuildingDetailsForm.aspx?id=406610&search=y

Location

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At the Same Location?

The following records are located within 10 meters:
RecordDistance (feet & meters)
Queen Street South / Ramsden Street: Restoration to St. Paul's Church Including New Chancel, Porches and Vestry (1883) - plan# 120828ft9m

What's Nearby?

The following records are located within 100 meters:
RecordDistance (feet & meters)
Queensgate: Riding School (1818)184ft56m
Ramsden Street: House etc. (1875) - plan# 401188ft57m
Queen Street: No 32201ft61m
Ramsden Street: New Lavatory and W.C. (1890) - plan# 2086202ft61m
Queen Street South: Caretakers House (1896) - plan# 2494203ft62m
Back Ramsden Street: New Stable (Wood and Slate) (1888) - plan# 1857203ft62m
Back Ramsden Street / Queen Street South: New Store Shed (Brick) (1890) - plan# 2004207ft63m
Ramsden Street: Alterations to The Armory, including new windows and stair cases (1892) - plan# 2237215ft65m
Queen Street: No 30221ft67m
Ramsden Street / Queen Street: Proposed new studio and photo gallery (1874) - plan# 373222ft68m
Queensgate: The Zetland Hotel (1847)255ft78m
Queen Street: No 26268ft82m
Queen Street: No 28288ft88m
Queen Street: No 24288ft88m
Queens Street & Ramsden Street: New Baths (1879) - plan# 703289ft88m
corner of Queen Street & Cross Queen Street: Wooden Shed (1881) - plan# 1034294ft90m
Queen Street: Shop and Offices (1878) - plan# 644294ft90m
Queen Street: No 22307ft94m
Queensgate: Mechanics institution and Technical College (1881)313ft95m

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