Description: Church of St Mary
Date Listed: 29 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 329471
OS Grid Reference: SE6907155217
OS Grid Coordinates: 469071, 455217
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9884, -0.9481
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SE 65 NE GATE HELMSLEY MAIN STREET
5/27 (7/20) Church of St Mary
29 1 53
Church. Early C13 arcade, C15 west tower, substantially restored 1885-6.
Sandstone ashlar, Welsh slate roof. West tower, 3-bay aisled nave with
south porch, 2-bay chancel with single-bay aisle to south and chapel to
north. 3-stage tower with blocked window, 3-light window with Perpendicular
tracery to second stage, two 2-light belfry windows above surmounted by
battlement with later pinnacles. Nave: C19 square-headed windows to aisles
and clerestory. Basket arch to south porch. Pointed south door.
2 shouldered windows to chancel south aisle. Reset C13 lancet to north
chapel. East window: 3 stepped lancets. Interior: C12 capital re-used as
stoup in porch. C13 round-arched arcade. Pointed C15 arch of 2 chamfered
orders to west tower. Pevsner, Yorkshire: The North Riding, 1966.
Listing NGR: SE6907155217
Source: English Heritage
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