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Church of St Giles, Bielby

Description: Church of St Giles

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 167018

OS Grid Reference: SE7886443722
OS Grid Coordinates: 478864, 443722
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8837, -0.8017

Location: Galecarr Lane, Bielby, East Riding of Yorkshire YO42 4JN

Locality: Bielby
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO42 4JN

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Listing Text


SE 74 SE
5/1 Church of Saint Giles
- II*
Church. Late C12; east and south walls and roof rebuilt 1792 re-using some
old materials. Stone, rendered and colourwashed; slate roofs, with slate
hanging to bellcote. 5-bay continuous nave and chancel with west bellcote.
Bellcote: square louvred openings under pyramidal roof. Nave and chancel:
buttress with offsets to west. Two round-headed chamfered windows
incorporating C12 beakheads as keystones. North wall has lancet to west, 3-
light pointed window with Perpendicular tracery to east. Round-headed east
window under recessed beaded hoodmould with keystone. Round-headed west
door rebuilt c1792 incorporating C12 chevron and beakhead ornament.
Interior: fluted stoup to west wall, close to north jamb of door.
Cylindrical respond to west end of former C12 north aisle visible:
remainder, which are painted, hidden behind plaster c1965. C19 octagonal
font on column and base. Complete and unaltered set of early C19 box pews
and pulpit.

Listing NGR: SE7886443722

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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