History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Stone Effigies of Knights Approximately 7 Metres East of Coverham Abbey House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Coverham with Agglethorpe, North Yorkshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2729 / 54°16'22"N

Longitude: -1.8386 / 1°50'19"W

OS Eastings: 410606

OS Northings: 486368

OS Grid: SE106863

Mapcode National: GBR HML1.R2

Mapcode Global: WHC6X.QVNQ

Entry Name: Stone Effigies of Knights Approximately 7 Metres East of Coverham Abbey House

Listing Date: 24 January 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321769

Location: Coverham with Agglethorpe, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Coverham with Agglethorpe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Find accommodation in
Middleham

Listing Text

SE 18 NW COVERHAM WITH AGGLETHORPE COVERHAM ABBEY

10/20 Stone effigies of knights
approx. 7 metres east of
Coverham Abbey House.

GV II*


2 effigies of knights, set upright against north side of garden wall. Late
C13 and early C14. Ashlar. Left-hand effigy of early C14 date, with the
figure of S-shaped form, in chain mail with surcoat, sword and shield. His
legs are crossed, and behind them is a scene of a stag chased by 2 hounds,
with a third biting his shield. Above his head, a cusped and crocketed
canopy. Right-hand effigy of late C13 date, the figure in chain mail with
surcoat, long sword and shield. His hands are folded in prayer, and his
legs are crossed.


Listing NGR: SE1060686368

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.