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Church of St Edward, Brotherton

Description: Church of St Edward

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 326063

OS Grid Reference: SE4821125729
OS Grid Coordinates: 448211, 425729
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7257, -1.2708

Location: Church Street, Brotherton, North Yorkshire WF11 9HF

Locality: Brotherton
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: WF11 9HF

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Listing Text

SE 42 NE
(west side )
3/7 Church of St Edward

Church. 1842. By G R Pritchett & Son. Millstone grit ashlar with Welsh
slate roof. West tower. 4-bay aisled nave and 2-bay chancel with aisle to
nortn and single bay vestry to south. Gothic Revival style. Embattled
2-stage tower rises from nave. Diagonal buttresses with off-sets surmounted
by pinnacles. 2-light bell-opening under hoodmoulds to each side. Nave:
soutn side. South-doorway in embattled surround. Perpendicular windows
under hoodmoulds throughout. East end: 3-light window with Perpendicular
tracery under hoodmould. Interior: nave and chancel have octagonal piers
and double-chamfered arches. Double-chamfered tower arch and chancel arch.
2 galleries to nave. Wall monuments. In north chancel aisle: marble
baroque sarcophagus surmounted by urn to Sir John Ramsden of Byrom (sic)
died 1690; to Sarah Butler died 1670 with portrait bust; to Sir John Ramsden
of Byram died 1839 by Walsh and Lee of Leeds; to John Charles Ramsden died
1830 by Walsh & Dunbar of Leeds; to Robert Ramsden died 1769 by M Taylor,
York. North aisle: tablet to Bradwardine Tindall died 1686. West end: to
Robert Carr died 1716. Glass to east window of north aisle by Warwick,
1858. Pevsner, N, Yorkshire, The West Riding, 1979, p 149.

Listing NGR: SE4821125729

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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