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Church of Saint Mary and Saint John

A Grade II Listed Building in High Abbotside, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3168 / 54°19'0"N

Longitude: -2.2054 / 2°12'19"W

OS Eastings: 386735

OS Northings: 491270

OS Grid: SD867912

Mapcode National: GBR FL1J.B9

Mapcode Global: WHB5F.3R2H

Entry Name: Church of Saint Mary and Saint John

Listing Date: 25 March 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131972

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323173

Location: High Abbotside, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: High Abbotside

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SD 89 SE
7/148 Church of Saint Mary and
Saint John
Church. 1879-81. By R H Carpenter for the Earl of Wharncliffe. Coursed
sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings, Westmorland slate roof. Nave with
west bellcote and south porch, chancel with north vestry, 4:2 bays. Porch:
pointed-arched doorway of 2 chamfered orders dying into rounded responds.
Above, in gable, trefoiled niche. Inner doorway: neo-Romanesque, 1 order
with water-leaf capitals. Nave windows: paired lancets with quatrefoil above
in plate tracery. Chancel: 2 trefoiled lights; priest's doorway matching
that of porch; 1 trefoiled light. Copings. Gable crosses. East window of
3 stepped lancets. North windows: single lights. West window: 2 trefoiled
lights with sexfoil above. Neo-Romanesque 2-light bellcote. Interior:
Early English-style chancel arch of 2 chamfered orders. Vestry screen C17,
panelled with fluted frieze. Plaque in vestry recording C18 grants from
Queen Anne's Bounty. In nave, brass of Alice Stuart, d 1788.

Listing NGR: SD8673591270

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