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Church of All Saints, Pickhill with Roxby

Description: Church of All Saints

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 332261

OS Grid Reference: SE3472083754
OS Grid Coordinates: 434720, 483754
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2483, -1.4686

Location: Swainby Lane, Pickhill, North Yorkshire YO7 4JP

Locality: Pickhill with Roxby
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO7 4JP

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There is also a scheduled monument, Money Hill Motte and Bailey Castle, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text


SE 38 SW
4/35 Church of All Saints


Church. C12, C13, C14, C15 and late C19 restoration by G E Street. Coursed
squared stone and ashlar, graduated stone slate roof. West tower, nave,
north aisle, south porch, chancel with north chapel and vestry. 3-stage
tower, late C15, with offset diagonal buttresses and wide angle buttress to
east of south front which forms stair tower with 3 slit openings; single-
light chamfered opening and clockface to second stage; 2-light flat-headed
cusped belfry window; band; embattled parapet with pinnacles at each corner.
West window, C19,3-light pointed-arched with hoodmould. Nave: C13, 3 bays.
Gabled wooden late C19 south porch masks inner board door which has a Norman
doorway with 2 orders of shafts carrying scalloped capitals and zigzags in
the arch. To right of porch two C19 windows: 3-light, plate-traceried
pointed-arched with hoodmoulds. Stone coping and gable cross. North aisle
has C19 one-light windows apart from the one to west which is C13 of 2-
lights with plate tracery. Chancel: C13, two bays with plinth and offset
diagonal buttresses to east end. A plain board priests' doorway to left-
hand side; to right two 2-light pointed-arched cusped windows. Stone coping
and gable cross. East window of c1300: 3-light, pointed-arched with
intersecting tracery. North chapel and vestry: C19; 2-light east window as
nave, windows to north similar. Interior: north arcade: early C13, 3 bays,
having quatrefoil piers with octagonal abaci and double-chamfered arches.
Chancel arch: Norman with nook-shafts, scalloped capitals, cross along the
imposts and zigzag work in the arch. Effigy of a knight in chancel late
C13, probably Sir Andrew Nevill of Pickhill. Font: 1662, octagonal with
initials and simple geometric patterns. Architectural fragments under the
tower: a C10 Anglo-Danish fragment with a dragon, Jellingein style. 1 small
fragment with a human figure and part of a hogback tombstone with bear.
Part of the cornice beam with hare and hounds and human heads.

Listing NGR: SE3472083754

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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