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Saint Oswald's Hall, Fulford

Description: Saint Oswald's Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 17 January 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 326152

OS Grid Reference: SE6042949644
OS Grid Coordinates: 460429, 449644
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9394, -1.0809

Location: Love Lane, Fulford, York YO10 4QF

Locality: Fulford
County: City of York
Country: England
Postcode: YO10 4QF

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Listing Text

SE 64 NW
(north side)
5/40 Saint Oswald's Hall,
(formerly listed as Old
Church of Saint Oswald)
Church, now dwelling. Early C12 nave with probable earlier origins,
conversion of later C12 chancel and tower of 1795 in 1980. Magnesian
limestone ashlar with pinkish-brown brick tower with red brick dressings and
red fish scale roof. West tower originally in 2 stages, now in 3, 3-bay
nave and 2-bay chancel. Tower: plinth. Red brick quoins. 3-light C18
window opening to west side, now with late C20 casements under elliptical
arch with red brick quoined jambs. Two inserted late C20 openings to upper
stages under elliptical arches. Hipped roof. Late C20 octagonal stair
turret abuts to north. Nave: chamfered plinth. South entrance to first bay
a late C20 plank door in round-arched opening with chamfered voussoirs to
head and chamfered jambs. 3-light, straight-headed window in partly-recut,
double-chamfered surrounds. Chancel: pointed priest's doorway in chamfered
surround. To north side of chancel 2 slit windows in chamfered surrounds.
3-light east window with Geometrical tracery to head. Roof of nave and
chancel in 2 levels. Late C20 octagonal front stack to South side of
chancel. Interior: Chancel windows have deeply-chamfered surrounds with
partly-covered voussoirs. Tile floor to chancel reputed to be C13 and from
Jervaulx Abbey. Some C15 corbels and bosses. Sources, Pevsner, N.,
Yorkshire, York and The East Riding, 1978, p. 233.

Listing NGR: SE6042949644

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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