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Ruined Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishopthorpe, York

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9223 / 53°55'20"N

Longitude: -1.0911 / 1°5'27"W

OS Eastings: 459788

OS Northings: 447732

OS Grid: SE597477

Mapcode National: GBR NRT2.LQ

Mapcode Global: WHFC9.6NPZ

Entry Name: Ruined Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166742

English Heritage Legacy ID: 325951

Location: Bishopthorpe, York, YO23

County: York

Civil Parish: Bishopthorpe

Built-Up Area: Bishopthorpe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bishopthorpe St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 5847-5947 BISHOPTHORPE CHANTRY LANE
(north end)

3/36 Ruined Church of
St Andrew

- II

Ruined church. 1768. Attributed to Atkinson for Archbishop Drummond.
Pinkish-orange brick with magnesian limestone ashlar facade. Gothick style.
West wall, foundations of nave, trandsepts and chancel walls and traceried
head of one window now remain. West end: full-height angle buttresses with
off-sets surmounted by crocketed pinnacles. Badly wesathered, Tudor-arched
central doorway under hood-mould, quatrefoils in the spandrels. To either
side, an ogee-headed niche with head stops ornamented it crockets and
finial, that to left containing fluted columnar pedestal with capital and
traces of Gothick decoration in flutes. To first floor: 3-light, pointed
window under hood-mould with head stops and little remaining tracery.
Above: bell turret crocketed to left and with cross at apex.


Listing NGR: SE5978847732

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