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Church of St Chad, Gate and Gateposts, Sproxton

Description: Church of St Chad, Gate and Gateposts

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 328353

OS Grid Reference: SE6139081597
OS Grid Coordinates: 461390, 481597
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2264, -1.0598

Location: Low Street, Sproxton, North Yorkshire YO62 5EE

Locality: Sproxton
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 5EE

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Listing Text

(east side)

6/127 Church of St Chad,
gate and gateposts
- II

Church and gate and gatepost. Late C16/early C17 re-erected 1879 by
G G Scott Junior and Temple Moore. Limestone ashlar, stone slate roof,
wood and lead bellcote. Single-cell nave and chancel of 1 bay each,
divided by screen. Entrance in west front: 6-panel double doors, middle
post ornamented with attached turned balusters. Panelled wood infill to
fanlight beneath round arch on moulded imposts. Oval window above.
Simple wooden bellcote with pyramidal lead roof. 2 stepped 3-light
windows to south side, the central light being round-headed, with stone
hoodmoulds. 1 small square-headed window to north nave wall. East
window as south ones. Steeply pitched roof with gable copings and
shaped kneelers. Interior: C15 glass fragments in north nave window.
Gate posts: C19 sandstone. Scroll moulding and double entablature with
moulded cornices and ball finials. C20 wrought iron gates. Formerly
chapel to West Newton Grange, Oswaldkirk. Pevsner, Yorkshire: the North
Riding, 1966. Anon, St Chad's Church, Sproxton, n.d.

Listing NGR: SE6139081597

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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