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Church of St Mary (Roman Catholic), Carlton

Description: Church of St Mary (Roman Catholic)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 November 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 326472

OS Grid Reference: SE6476624310
OS Grid Coordinates: 464766, 424310
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7112, -1.0202

Location: A1041, Carlton, North Yorkshire DN14 9NZ

Locality: Carlton
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN14 9NZ

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Listing Text

In the entry for the following:-
1267-/9/10000 (West side)
RC Church

The Grade shall be amended to read II * ( star)


1267-/9/10000 (West side)
St Mary's RC Church
Roman Catholic church. 1842. Designed by Hadfield of Weightman
& Hadfield, Sheffield. Built by Mr Wm Bradley of Selby (stone
and brickwork) and Mr Bairstow of Selby (woodwork). Nave and
south porch with chancel and north vestry. White brick with
ashlar dressings. Slate roofs and coped ashlar gables with
moulded kneelers and cross finials. Chamfered plinth and cill
band, plus moulded eaves band.
West end has a 3-light pointed arch window with panel tracery,
at the right corner a square projecting bellcote with a small
pointed arch and a gabled top. North nave has three 2-light
pointed arch windows with panel tracery, south has 3 similar
windows, plus a projecting gabled porch with a pointed arch
doorway and above a trefoil window. Chancel has a single
3-light pointed arch window with panel tracery to the south,
and a larger similar window to the east, with above a canopied
niche. North chancel has a projecting vestry with a tall gable
stack and a flat headed 2-light window.
Interior. Single hammer beam roof to nave, and cross braced
roof to chancel. West gallery with Gothic balustrade,
supported on a single iron column. Fittings include original
pews, altar, reredos, and rood cross. Later brass altar rail
and elaborate side altars flanking the chancel arch.

Listing NGR: SE6476624310

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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