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Church of St Margaret, Huttons Ambo

Description: Church of St Margaret

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 329689

OS Grid Reference: SE7534868498
OS Grid Coordinates: 475348, 468498
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1069, -0.8491

Location: Back Lane, Huttons Ambo, North Yorkshire YO60 7HW

Locality: Huttons Ambo
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO60 7HW

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Listing Text

(north side, off)
High Hutton
6/7 Church of St Margaret

Church. 1856. By Gould, restored 1956 by Sir Albert Richardson. Dressed
limestone with limestone ashlar dressings and slate roof. Early English
style. 3-bay nave and north aisle with west bellcote; south porch; chancel
with organ chamber and north vestry. Buttressed west end has 2 lights with
quatrefoiled roundel above. Single light to end of nave. Gabled bellcote
with 2 lights and quatrefoil above. Gabled and buttressed porch with
pointed opening beneath head-stopped hood-mould contains studded door with
decorative hinges. Two windows of paired lights to east. North aisle has
paired lights to centre and to east, and single light to west. Pointed
priest's door with decorative hinges to buttressed chancel with single light
on each side. East window of 3 stepped lights beneath continuous hood-mould
on corbel stops. Continuous sill band to all parts of church. All windows
are in chamfered quoined surrounds and have foiled leaded lights. Gables
are coped with crockets to the porch and to nave. Gable cross to chancel.
Interior: double chamfered arcade of 3 pointed arches on low cylindrical
piers with plain capitals. Window arches are round-headed with deep splays.
Original organ with decorated painted pipes. C18 wooden triptych, painted
with scriptural subjects, forms the reredos to the north aisle chapel.
Monuments: four C17 tablets to members of the Gower family.

Listing NGR: SE7534868498

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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