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Description: Church of St Mary
Date Listed: 31 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 332367
OS Grid Reference: NZ3899104665
OS Grid Coordinates: 438991, 504665
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4359, -1.4004
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NZ 30 SE APPLETON WISKE HIGH STREET
(west side, off)
Church of St Mary
Church. Cl2 origins, chancel probably C16, major alteration 1875. Ashlar,
coursed squared stone; graduated stone slate and Welsh slate roofs. Nave
with south porch, lower chancel with north vestry. Nave: 2 bays. To west
offset diagonal buttress. Rough cast plain gabled porch with pointed-arched
doorway. To right a C19 two-light pointed-arched window with cusped tracery
and hoodmould, 2 similar to north side. C19 three-light pointed west
window. Stone copings, gabled offset bellcote with pointed-arched opening
to west. Chancel: to left a blocked priests doorway with 4-centred arched
head. To right a twin lancet C16 window. 3-light east window with pointed-
arched, chamfered lights below flat head. Stone coping. C20 north vestry
with mullioned windows. Interior: chancel arch: C12. 2 orders of nook-
shafts, one decorated by lozenges with infillings including a figure of a
man. Capitals, one with scallops and a dragon, another with free volutes
Listing NGR: NZ3899104665
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Source: English Heritage
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