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Church Houses Church of St Mary, Farndale East

Description: Church Houses Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 328887

OS Grid Reference: SE6725397585
OS Grid Coordinates: 467253, 497585
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3693, -0.9663

Location: Mackeridge Lane, Farndale East, North Yorkshire YO62 7LE

Locality: Farndale East
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 7LE

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Listing Text

SE 69 NE
(north side, off)
Church Houses
4/53 Church of St Mary
- II
Church. 1831, with baptistry added during restorations of 1907-14. By
William Stonehouse with restoration and extension by Temple Moore.
Herringbone-tooled sandstone on chamfered plinth to south, roughly tooled
stone to north; tooled and ashlar dressings; slate roof. West baptistry,
vestry and porch, with bellcote; 5-bay nave and chancel. West end: shallow
projection to centre, on tall chamfered plinth and with pent roof, contains
paired square-headed lights. Similar windows to north and south. Gable-end
bellcote has angle turrets with pyramidal caps. Baptistry: projects forward
from nave. Shouldered opening to south beneath flat hoodmould. Double
board doors are recessed forming a porch within the building. Chamfered and
quoined door surround with pyramid stops is square-headed and shouldered,
and has segmental relieving arch of voussoirs. Nave: 2 windows to both
sides, of paired trefoil-headed lights, with flat hoodmoulds to south.
Offset buttresses to east. Chancel: to south, narrow, shouldered priest's
door in quoined surround flanked by 2-light windows with curvilinear tracery
beneath flat stopped hoodmoulds. To north, window of 3 cusped lights in
quoined surround. East end: dwarf clasping buttresses. Pointed window of 3
lights with curvilinear tracery beneath stopped hoodmould. Cavetto-moulded
eaves course to all parts. Window surrounds and mullions throughout are
chamfered. Coped gables and gable cross to east. Interior: tall pointed
baptistry arch with irregularly quoined jambs. Low segmental chancel arch
with roll hoodmould on attached columns with imposts cavetto-moulded on
underside. King-post roof to nave and barrel-vaulted ceiling to chancel.

Listing NGR: SE6725397585

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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