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Church of St Mary, Over Silton

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 31 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 332194

OS Grid Reference: SE4560493166
OS Grid Coordinates: 445604, 493166
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3320, -1.3002

Location: Over Silton, North Yorkshire YO7 2LH

Locality: Over Silton
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO7 2LH

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Listing Text

SE 49 SE OVER SILTON Kirk Ings Lane
(north side, off)
4/57 Church of St Mary

Church. C12, C14, C15 and C19. Coursed squared stone and ashlar.
Graduated stone slate and Welsh slate roofs. Nave with south porch, chancel
with north vestry. Nave: 2 bays. Set-back buttresses at each end, diagonal
at west end. Gabled porch on left has chamfered pointed-arch doorway;
original C12 board door, hung inside on wall; and inner C12 doorway with
shafts with scalloped capitals and zigzag and roll moulding to arch. To
right of porch, a 2-light cusped flat-arched window. Embattled parapet.
West gable has wide gabled bellcote, probably C15. Pointed-arched cusped
2-light west window. Chancel: diagonal buttress to east end, small pointed-
arched board door in chamfered surround with a small one-light pointed-
arched window to its left. To right, a C15 double-chamfered 2-light cusped
flat-arched window. Eaves cornice, stone coping. East end: C14-C15 3-light
cusped pointed-arched window. North vestry: C19. Gabled with diagonal
buttresses and 3-light Perpendicular-style window. Interior: C12 chancel
arch, heavily restored. Nave has shallow king-post roof of 3 trusses, each
having a carved crest in the centre. Font: heavy C17 font has chamfered
square base and tapering banded shaft supporting chamfered square bowl. C18
royal arms over chancel arch.

Listing NGR: SE4560493166

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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