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Church of St Radegund, Scruton

Description: Church of St Radegund

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 August 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 332353

OS Grid Reference: SE3003692552
OS Grid Coordinates: 430036, 492552
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3277, -1.5396

Location: Common Lane, Scruton, North Yorkshire DL7 0RD

Locality: Scruton
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL7 0RD

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Listing Text

SE 39 SW
(north side, off)
4/69 Church of St Radegund
(formerly listed as'Church')
Church. C12, early C13, C14 and C15. Restoration by G Fowler Jones 1865.
Rubblestone, ashlar, graduated stone slate roofs. West tower, nave with
south porch, south and north aisles, chancel. Vest tower: C15, 3 stages.
To west, offset diagonal buttresses up to belfry. Clock to second stage.
Chamfered band. Paired chamfered ogee-arched lights to belfry openings.
Moulded string course with gargoyle at each corner. Embattled parapets,
pyramidal roof with weather-vane. West window, first stage, 2-light with
cusped Perpendicular tracery in round-headed arch with hoodmould. South
porch: 1865, gabled with Norman style doorway, stone coped gable with cross.
Inside south doorway C12 with continuous roll moulding and rope motifs.
South aisle, 1865, 4 bays. To left a 1-light round-headed window. To
right, two 2-light plate traceried windows with hoods. North aisle has
angle buttresses but no openings. 4 round cinquefoil clerestory windows of
1865. Stone coping, gable cross. Chancel: C13, C14. 3 bays. Offset angle
buttresses to east end and right of left-hand bay. Left-hand bay has 2-
light cusped traceried flat-headed window. To right two C13 lancets. Stone
coping, gable cross. Pointed east window of 3 lights, 1865 Geometric in
style. Interior: north arcade early C13 but much restored. South arcade of
1865. Both arcades of 4 bays with round piers, plain octagonal abaci, large
round arches of 2 slight chamfers. Chancel arch 1865, chamfered pointed
arch on shafts with leaf capitals. Monument under tower, a cartouche to Mrs
Gale 1720.

Listing NGR: SE3003692552

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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