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Church of All Saints, Sancton

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 167068

OS Grid Reference: SE8997439467
OS Grid Coordinates: 489974, 439467
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8437, -0.6340

Location: Market Weighton Road, Sancton, East Riding of Yorkshire YO43 4RB

Locality: Sancton
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO43 4RB

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Listing Text


SE 83 NE
(west side)
11/50 Church of All Saints
- II*
Church. C15 west tower, remainder rebuilt using old materials 1869-71 by
J B & W Atkinson. Ashlar to west tower, coursed squared rubble elsewhere,
graduated slate roof. C19 work in Gothic Revival style. West tower, 4-bay
nave with south porch, 3-bay chancel. Octagonal west tower of two stages:
diagonal buttresses with offsets and crocketed pinnacles. Lower stage has
pointed 3-light west window with Perpendicular tracery under hoodmould with
trefoil headed lancet above. Two-light pointed belfry openings with
Perpendicular tracery, including double transoms, under hoodmoulds.
Crenellated parapet with crocketed pinnacles. Short flying buttresses to
diagonal buttresses with pinnacles. Nave: two 2-light pointed windows with
Perpendicular style tracery under hoodmoulds to west, single lancet to east.
Pointed south door with continuous double chamfer with bar stops. Raised
coped gable with cross finial. Chancel: priests' door, with round-headed
arch on double quirk-and-hollow chamfer imposts, to centre; lancets to east
and west. Low side lancet to west. Banded east gable with stepped scroll-
moulded string and triple stepped lancet under hoodmould with foliated
stops. Quatrefoil window above. Coped gable with cross finial. Interior:
pointed double-chamfered tower arch dying into responds which incorporate
re-used C12 chevrons. C15 font: octagonal pier on moulded base supporting
octagonal basin with shields and fleurons.

Listing NGR: SE8997439467

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Source: English Heritage

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