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Church of St Leonard, Reighton

Description: Church of St Leonard

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 327025

OS Grid Reference: TA1513574699
OS Grid Coordinates: 515135, 474699
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1552, -0.2384

Location: Main Street, Reighton, North Yorkshire YO14 9TD

Locality: Reighton
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO14 9TD

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Listing Text

(north side, off)
9/88 Church of St Leonard


Church. Early C12, with restorations 1905, 1911, 1976. Squared sandstone
on plinth, with pantile roof. Nave and chancel, west tower. 3-stage,
stepped tower with swept, pyramidal roof. Round-headed bell openings to all
faces of upper stage. C20 door in flat topped opening in south wall with a
variety of windows in enlarged openings to right. A rudimentary mass clock
is scratched into the quoins to the right of the centre window. C19 lancets
Flank tower. No openings to north and east. Interior: early C12 chancel
arch on quoined jambs with chamfered abaci. Two trefoil-headed piscinae in
north chancel wall. To right of sanctuary, a statue niche with carved
bracketed base and a portion of carved canopy, and square projecting alns
box. Portions of Anglo-Danish carving incorporated in masonry at the west
end of the north wall. Norman tub font.

Listing NGR: TA1513574699

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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