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Church of All Hallows, Walkington

Description: Church of All Hallows

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 164605

OS Grid Reference: SE9984936824
OS Grid Coordinates: 499849, 436824
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8181, -0.4848

Location: 15 Ferguson Road, Walkington, East Riding of Yorkshire HU17 8SN

Locality: Walkington
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU17 8SN

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Listing Text

SE 93 NE
(east side)
8/71 Church of All Hallows
Church. C12 origins, C14, C15 west tower, north side rebuilt c1818. North porch
of 1921. Ashlar, with considerable brick and rubble patching, brick to
north side. Graduated slate roofs. 3-stage west tower, 2-bay nave with
north porch, north and south single-bay transepts, 2-bay chancel with north
vestry. West tower: chamfered and moulded plinth with moulded string
courses and diagonal buttresses with offsets. North side has pierced
quatrefoil to first floor: above it, a canopied niche with crocketed
finials. 2-light pointed belfry opening with Perpendicular tracery under a
hoodmould: crenellated parapet with crocketed corner finials. 3-light
pointed west window with Perpendicular tracery. Clock face above quatrefoil
to west wall. Nave: two 3-light pointed windows with Perpendicular tracery
flank the gabled north porch. Similar fenestration to south wall with
central pointed door of c1200: continuous narrow chamfer, chamfered imposts,
and hoodmould. North transept: diagonal buttresses with offsets. 3-light
pointed window with Perpendicular tracery under a hoodmould. Raised coped
gable on shaped kneelers. South transept: diagonal buttresses. 5-light
pointed south window with fine curvilinear tracery. Small 2-light square-
headed window with Perpendicular tracery to east wall. Raised coped gable
on shaped kneelers. Chancel: buttresses with offsets. South wall has two
2-light pointed windows with Perpendicular tracery. 5-light pointed east
window with Perpendicular tracery. Raised coped gable on shaped kneelers.
Interior: pointed double-chamfered tower arch dying into responds. North
and south crossing arches have plain responds and imposts with narrow
chamfers carrying pointed arches: which, rendered and colour-washed, have
almost certainly been rebuilt. Double-chamfered pointed chancel arch on
moulded capitals and polygonal responds. Font: square with moulded base and
top: perhaps C18. At the rear of the tower chamber is a medieval stone

Listing NGR: SE9984936824

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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