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Latitude: 54.4587 / 54°27'31"N
Longitude: -0.8241 / 0°49'26"W
OS Eastings: 476324
OS Northings: 507674
OS Grid: NZ763076
Mapcode National: GBR QJPW.CF
Mapcode Global: WHF8X.96S6
Entry Name: Church of St James the Greater
Listing Date: 6 October 1969
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1178962
English Heritage Legacy ID: 328027
Location: Glaisdale, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO21
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Glaisdale
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Glaisdale St Thomas
Church of England Diocese: York
NZ 70 NE GLAISDALE LEALHOLM
8/108 Church of St.
James the Greater
Church, 1902 by Temple Moore. Lightly-tooled snecked sandstone
with ashlar dressings and plain clay-tiled roof. West tower, 3-bay
nave with south porch, 3-bay chancel with small north vestry extension
Small scale, modified Early English style.
Slim square 1-stage tower with high chamfered west plinth. Corbelled-
out battlemented parapet with waterspout. Double-chamfered tall
west lancet; shouldered-arched bell openings. Similar windows in
nave. Chancel south windows 2 small lancets and 2 small square-
headed chamfered windows. Shouldered-arched priest's door. East
window of 3 stepped lancets.
Gabled south porch has heavy battened door with good ironwork.
Interior exposed stone with ribbed barreled wood roof. Good
woodwork includes heavy pine benches and oak pulpit, lectern and
choir seats. Carved marble reredos. Linked sedile and piscina.
Mosaic floors in chancel, stepped sanctuary and centre aisle.
Pevsner, N. Riding p.227.
Listing NGR: NZ7632407674
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