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Church of St John the Evangelist, Buttercrambe with Bossall

Description: Church of St John the Evangelist

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 329449

OS Grid Reference: SE7339158108
OS Grid Coordinates: 473391, 458108
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0138, -0.8815

Location: 3 Church Walk, Buttercrambe YO41 1AU

Locality: Buttercrambe with Bossall
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO41 1AU

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Listing Text

(south side, off)
6/5 (1/3) Church of St John the
29 1 53
- II*

Church. C13 and C15, much rebuilt 1878-81. Sandstone and limestone ashlar,
Westmorland slate roof. 3 1/2-bay nave and 2-bay chancel at slight angle.
West front: pointed doorway beneath flat hood-mould. 2 single-light
trefoil-headed windows above. Nave windows in Perpendicular style. 3 1/2 bays
of blocked C13 arcade in south wall. Blocked C15 door visible within
blocking of arcade. Chancel: round-headed door of c1200 to north. First
bay: ogee-headed single-light windows. Second bay: 2-light Perpendicular
windows, that to the north being C19 replacement. East end: C19 3-light
window in Perpendicular style. Bellcote with pyramidal roof between nave
and chancel. Interior: wall monuments include tablet to Dorothea Darley,
died 1674. Slate tablet in chalk surround flanked by Corinthian columns
supporting broken pediment with achievement. Memorial to Richard Darley,
died 1706, and 2 sons: plaque flanked by putti on shelf carrying 3 busts,
with drapery surrounds. Pevsner, Yorkshire: The North Riding, 1966.

Listing NGR: SE7339158108

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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