Description: Church of St Andrew
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 332271
OS Grid Reference: SE3713287569
OS Grid Coordinates: 437132, 487569
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2824, -1.4312
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SOUTH OTTERINGTON NEWBY WISKE ROAD
SE 38 NE
3/45 Church of St Andrew
Church. 1847 by Anthony Salvin. Squared coursed stone, ashlar, graduated
stone slate roof. West tower, nave with north aisle and south porch,
chancel. In neo-Norman style. 3 stage tower: clasping buttresses, on
second stage a round-arched light, belfry window having 2 round-arched
lights and columns with cushion capitals, set under larger round arch.
Lombard frieze, hipped pyramidal roof. Nave: 3 bays, plinth, clasping half-
height buttresses, round-arched 1-light windows with sill band. Gabled
porch: Norman-style doorway, inner doorway with dogtooth work. Gable cross.
North aisle has similar windows. Chancel: 2 bays. Central priests' doorway
with columns and dogtooth work, flanked by 1-light arched windows with
dogtooth work, sill band, corbelled cornice, gable cross. East end: two
single-light arched windows; circular window above with radiating tracery.
Interior: 3-bay north arcade has round columns with scalloped capitals
supporting moulded round arches. Chancel arch: 3-columned half piers with
moulded capitals support moulded arch. King-post roof supported by corbels
with faces carved on. Neo-Norman arched pulpit and reading desk.
Listing NGR: SE3713287569
Source: English Heritage
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