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Church of Saint Martin, Yapham

Description: Church of Saint Martin

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 167751

OS Grid Reference: SE7888551961
OS Grid Coordinates: 478885, 451961
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9577, -0.7993

Location: Meltonby Lane, Yapham, East Riding of Yorkshire YO42 1PJ

Locality: Yapham
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO42 1PJ

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Listing Text

SE 75 SE
5/63 Church of Saint Martin
- II*

Church. Probably C13, raised in C19. Random rubble with some ashlar,
partly rendered, later alterations in brick. Timber bellcote. Clay
tile roof. 5-bay nave and chancel in one, west bellcote and south porch
Diagonal and angle buttresses with offsets. C19 three-light west window
with rendered brick mullions. South elevation: to west, a small segmental-
headed window with iron glazing bars: remaining 2 windows are square-
headed of 3 lights with C19 brick mullions. Pointed south door with
continuous chamfer. Segmental headed door with incised heart to keyblock
of arch: the heart bears an inscription (not now legible). Pointed
3-light east window with C19 tracery. Louvred bellcote. Raised coped gables
on shaped kneelers. Interior: C18 rectangular pulpit of raised and
fielded panels with elegant brass candleholders. C12 font: shallow
circular basin on a cylindrical pier on an unusual broad shallow base:
perhaps a millstone. C18 turned baluster altar rails and early C19

Listing NGR: SE7888551961

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Source: English Heritage

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