Description: Church of All Saints
Date Listed: 4 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 328496
OS Grid Reference: SE5365189679
OS Grid Coordinates: 453651, 489679
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2999, -1.1771
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SE 58 NW HAWNBY FRONT STREET
6/20 Church of All Saints
Church. Probably C12 fabric with C15 insertions and C19 restoration.
Hammer dressed sandstone and limestone rubble, Welsh and Westmorland slate
roofs. 3-bay nave with south porch, 2-bay chancel. West front: 2-light
trefoil-headed window with bellcote above. Nave: 2-light trefoil-headed
windows throughout. C19 south porch contains C19 doorway in Norman style,
probably a copy of the original, and incorporating the original shafts and
bases. Blocked round-headed door of 2 square orders on worn scalloped
capitals to north side. Chancel: 2-light trefoil-headed windows with
blocked ogee-arched priests' door to south. 3-light Perpendicular window to
east. Interior: nook shaft to west of south door may have been a feature of
an original Norman tower arch. Many good memorials in chancel including one
to Ralfe Tankard, died 1601 aged 75, with bust in oval medallion and incised
shield in painted marble. Also Ann Tankard, died 1608, aged 2, also on
incised and painted marble, with a clock face, a rose-bush, a lady and a
baby in a cradle. Later monuments include Charles Tancred, died 1769, aged
70: white marble on grey background with medallion and arms above.
Pevsner N. "Yorkshire: the North Riding" 1966.
Listing NGR: SE5365189679
Source: English Heritage
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