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Church of St Mary, Gate Helmsley

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
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

Location: A166, Gate Helmsley, North Yorkshire YO41 1NE

Locality: Gate Helmsley
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO41 1NE

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/27 (7/20) Church of St Mary

29 1 53
- II*

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

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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