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Church of St Eloy, Great Smeaton

Description: Church of St Eloy

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 332393

OS Grid Reference: NZ3481804454
OS Grid Coordinates: 434818, 504454
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4343, -1.4647

Location: A167, Great Smeaton, North Yorkshire DL6 2EP

Locality: Great Smeaton
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL6 2EP

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Listing Text

(north side)

6/29 Church of St Eloy


Church. C13, C15, mostly rebuilt by G E Street in 1862. Ashlar, Welsh
slate roof. Nave with south aisle, lower chancel, north vestry . Nave: 3
bays. South side, catslide roof to aisle. To right of left-hand bay a
gabled porch with pointed-arched chamfered doorway below relieving arch,
impost bands, stone coping, gable cross, Windows, plate traceried in style,
3 twin trefoil-headed lancets, similar single lancet to east . To west
side, 2 tall trefoil-headed lancets with quatrefoil over, to nave. To north
side, 2-light pointed geometric traceried windows. Stone coping, gable
cross to east. To west a bellcote, square on plan, arcaded sides, with tall
pyramidal roof. Pointed Y-tracery west window to aisle. Chancel: 2 bays,
two 2-light windows with pointed arches, geometric tracery and hoodmoulds.
East window: 1862 of 3 stepped cusped pointed lights with hoodmould and
relieving arch. Interior: south arcade, early Perpendicular, 3 bays, 2
octagonal piers with chamfered pointed arches. To each end a figured
corbel. Chancel arch, similar with impost band. Norman round font with
diaper pattern. Good wall monument 1804 by Fisher of York to henry Hewgill,
Rector, Hornby Grange.

Listing NGR: NZ3481804454

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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