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Description: Allenheads Church
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240147
OS Grid Reference: NY8579445537
OS Grid Coordinates: 385794, 545537
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8045, -2.2225
NY 84 NE ALLENDALE ALLENHEADS
25/26 Allenheads Church
Church, 1825 by W. Crawhall. Squared stone, rusticated quoins and window
surrounds, slate roof, Simple rectangle plan with lower, gabled west porch.
Gothick style. Plinth. South elevation has 4 pointed, Y-traceried windows
with raised keystones, mostly retaining original glazing; sill band. East
end has central three-light window with intersecting tracery flanked by
lancets, embattled coping. North wall has 2 smaller 2-light windows. Coped
west gable,with kneelers, carries bellcote with segmental arch. West porch
has south door with plain tympanum under pointed arch with rusticated surround.
North door, re-used from earlier chapel, in moulded and lugged architrave
under open pediment with coat of arms and 1701 date. Interior: west gallery
on 4 cast-iron columns. Disused at time of survey and most fittings removed.
Listing NGR: NY8579445537
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Source: English Heritage
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