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Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul, Pickering

Description: Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 328128

OS Grid Reference: SE7988884021
OS Grid Coordinates: 479888, 484021
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2457, -0.7755

Location: Willowgate, Pickering, North Yorkshire YO18 7AA

Locality: Pickering
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO18 7AA

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Listing Text




Built on site of Saxon Church. Consists of Nave, Chancel, North and South Aisles, Transepts and Chapel, Tower and Spire. Belfry. South porch. Nave Cl2 and Transitional, with C15 clerestory. The remainder of church C14 and C15. Main feature is wall paintings of mid C15, above nave arcade, 1 of the most complete series in English churches. Late C18 pulpit. Effigies of crusader of mid C14, and truncated effigy of knight of same date. Effigy of knight of circa 1400. Late C18 and early C19 memorial tablets. Church restored late C19.

Forms a visual group with premises in the Market Place, Willowgate, Birdgate and
Hall Garth.

Listing NGR: SE7988984024

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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