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Church of St Simon and St Jude, Thornton Steward

Description: Church of St Simon and St Jude

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 321743

OS Grid Reference: SE1459787318
OS Grid Coordinates: 414597, 487318
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2813, -1.7773

Location: Barf Bank, Thornton Steward, North Yorkshire DL8 4PU

Locality: Thornton Steward
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 4PU

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Listing Text

Church of St Simon and
3/134 St Jude


Roman Catholic Chapel. Dated 'S. T. S. 1868' above door. For Simon Thomas
Scrope of Danby Hall. Coursed rubble with ashlear dressings, stone slate
roof. Irregular cruciform plan. Quoins. Openings have depressed round-
arched heads. Doorway in south-east angle. North window of 3 lights.
Above western arm an octagonal tower and belfry with paired openings with
stiff-leaf capitals, decorative tile roof. Interior: liturgical east to the
geographic north. Below the church, an older crypt, the burial place of the
Scropes of Danby. Attached to north of Presbytery. The tower is a notable
feature in the landscape.

Listing NGR: SE1459787318

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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