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Church of St Andrew, Bishopthorpe

Description: Church of St Andrew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 325952

OS Grid Reference: SE5950447888
OS Grid Coordinates: 459504, 447888
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9237, -1.0954

Location: Bishopthorpe Road, Bishopthorpe, York YO23 2QG

Locality: Bishopthorpe
County: City of York
Country: England
Postcode: YO23 2QG

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Listing Text

(north side)

7/36 Church of St Andrew

- II

Church, 1898-1902, C Hodgson Fowler. Sandstone ashlar with plain tile roof.
West tower, nave with aisles, south porch, chancel with south aisle and
north vestry. Gothic Revival. 3-stage embattled tower with diagonal
buttresses with offsets. 2-light bell openings to each side under hood-
moulds. South porch. Pointed archway decorated with fleurons over doorway
with roll-moulding to architrave, 4-bay nave. Buttresses with offsets to
each bay. Straight, trefoil-headed 2-light windows to under hood-moulds to
aisles and similar 3-light windows to clerestory. 2-bay chancel has to
south aisle straight-headed windows with Perpendicular tracery, and to
clerestory window as nave clerestory. 3-light window with Perpendicular
tracery to the head to east end of south aisle. North vestry has 3-light
mullion windows. 5-light east window with Perpendicular tracery to the
head. Interior: octagonal piers with double-chamfered arches to nave and
clustered columns to chancel.

Listing NGR: SE5950447890

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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