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Church of St Martin

A Grade II* Listed Building in Allerton Mauleverer with Hopperton, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0159 / 54°0'57"N

Longitude: -1.3669 / 1°22'0"W

OS Eastings: 441584

OS Northings: 457954

OS Grid: SE415579

Mapcode National: GBR LQW0.W4

Mapcode Global: WHD9M.ZB85

Entry Name: Church of St Martin

Listing Date: 15 March 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149996

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330586

Location: Allerton Mauleverer with Hopperton, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG5

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Allerton Mauleverer with Hoppe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 45 NW ALLERTON MAULEVERER ALLERTON PARK
WITH HOPPERTON
3/7 Church of St. Martin
15.3.66

GV II*

Church of St. Martin. Rebuilt c1745 for Hon. Richard Arundell. Ashlar to
west front, coursed limestone elsewhere. Stone slates and corrugated sheets
to roof. Norman style. Nave of 6 bays with north and south aisles and
transepts. Tower, between nave and chancel, flanked by stair and former
vestry. Chancel of 2 bays. West front has central plank and stud door with
semicircular overlight in moulded surround. Circular west window in
architrave, above, flanked by round-arched windows with voussoirs. Aisles
are gabled and project slightly with round-headed windows, flanking
pilasters and open pediments. Returns of aisles have 4 round-headed windows
with 2-light windows to transepts. 5-light Perpendicular style-chancel east
window containing some original glass. A continuous projecting band around
the building at sill level. Tower of 3 stages with round-headed belfry
windows with continuous band over. Shallow pyramidal roof with weather
vane. Interior: original vase-shaped font, 2-decker pulpit with sounding
board over, and panelled box pews. Iron gates to north and south transepts
and to chancel. North transept contains 2 wooden effigies of cross-legged
knights of the late C13 or early C14 and alabaster effigies of Sir John and
Alyson Mauleverer (1475). Also a brass of Sir John and Eleanor Mauleverer
(c1400). South transept has massive tomb of Mrs. Mary Thornton (d.1800).
The chancel is plainly fitted. See: L. Butler, Guide to St. Martins,
Allerton Mauleverer, Redundant Churches Fund, London, 1980.
H. Speight, Nidderdale, London, 1894, p200.


Listing NGR: SE4158457954

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