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Church of St Mary, Hook

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 165300

OS Grid Reference: SE7590825500
OS Grid Coordinates: 475908, 425500
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7204, -0.8511

Location: 12 Church Lane, Hook, East Riding of Yorkshire DN14 5PN

Locality: Hook
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN14 5PN

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There is also a scheduled monument, Hall Garths Moated Site, Immediately South of St Mary's Church, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

SE 72 NE
(south side)

9/72 Church of St Mary

- II*
Church. C14 and C15, heavily restored in C19. Ashlar and brick, plain tile
roof. 3-bay aisled nave with north vestry and south porch, 2-bay chancel.
West front: 3-light pointed window with Perpendicular tracery, and 2-light
bellcote above. Nave south side: C19 porch with pointed doorway to central
bay. Single-light trefoil-cusped square-headed window to left, with a
similar pair to right and a small square-headed window to extreme right.
Nave north side: vestry to central bay. Trefoil-cusped square-headed
windows throughout. Chancel: C19 boiler house and 3-light trefoiled square
headed window to north side. South side has C19 organ chamber breaking
forward and containing 2 small lancets flanked by pairs of narrow trefoil-
cusped square-headed windows. East end: C19 three-light window with
Perpendicular tracery. Interior: double chamfered arcade on octagonal
columns. Monument in chancel to Elizabeth Godfrey, died 1766. Marble
plaque with cherub's head below and Greek key frieze above supporting
damaged pediment. Graveslab set into nave floor to.George Empson, died
1677. Richly carved border and fine lettering with Empson arms below. Also
plain slab to William Godfrey, died 1782. Pevsner N, Yorkshire: the West
Riding, 1959.

Listing NGR: SE7590825500

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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