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Church of St Leonard, Welbury

Description: Church of St Leonard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 332416

OS Grid Reference: NZ3999502208
OS Grid Coordinates: 439995, 502208
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4138, -1.3852

Location: Tofts Lane, Welbury, North Yorkshire DL6 2SE

Locality: Welbury
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL6 2SE

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Listing Text


(east side)

7/52 Church of St Leonard


Church. Medieval in origin, mostly rebuilt by Hicks in 1887. Coursed
squared stone, ashlar, graduated Welsh slate roofs. Nave with south porch,
lower chancel, north vestry. Nave: 3 bays. Central gabled south porch,
offset angle buttresses, double-chamfered pointed-arched doorway with
hoodmould. Windows are 2-light chamfered pointed-arched windows with
Decorated tracery and returned hoodmoulds. Stone coping with gableted
kneelers, gable cross, double western bellcote with ogee-arched openings,
embattled pediment. Chancel: 1 bay, similar window to those in nave; as is
east window but Perpendicular in style. Stone coping, gable cross.
Interior: the nave south and north walls contain pieces of reset Norman
zigzag work. Double-chamfered pointed chancel arch.

Listing NGR: NZ3999502208

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Source: English Heritage

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