Description: Church of Saint Mary and Saint John
Date Listed: 25 March 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 323173
OS Grid Reference: SD8673591270
OS Grid Coordinates: 386735, 491270
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3168, -2.2054
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HIGH ABBOTSIDE HARDROW
SD 89 SE
7/148 Church of Saint Mary and
Church. 1879-81. By R H Carpenter for the Earl of Wharncliffe. Coursed
sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings, Westmorland slate roof. Nave with
west bellcote and south porch, chancel with north vestry, 4:2 bays. Porch:
pointed-arched doorway of 2 chamfered orders dying into rounded responds.
Above, in gable, trefoiled niche. Inner doorway: neo-Romanesque, 1 order
with water-leaf capitals. Nave windows: paired lancets with quatrefoil above
in plate tracery. Chancel: 2 trefoiled lights; priest's doorway matching
that of porch; 1 trefoiled light. Copings. Gable crosses. East window of
3 stepped lancets. North windows: single lights. West window: 2 trefoiled
lights with sexfoil above. Neo-Romanesque 2-light bellcote. Interior:
Early English-style chancel arch of 2 chamfered orders. Vestry screen C17,
panelled with fluted frieze. Plaque in vestry recording C18 grants from
Queen Anne's Bounty. In nave, brass of Alice Stuart, d 1788.
Listing NGR: SD8673591270
Source: English Heritage
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