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Church of St Simon and St Jude

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornton Steward, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2813 / 54°16'52"N

Longitude: -1.7773 / 1°46'38"W

OS Eastings: 414597

OS Northings: 487318

OS Grid: SE145873

Mapcode National: GBR JL1Y.01

Mapcode Global: WHC6Y.NNW7

Entry Name: Church of St Simon and St Jude

Listing Date: 25 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1179704

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321743

Location: Thornton Steward, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Thornton Steward

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

Church of St Simon and
3/134 St Jude


Roman Catholic Chapel. Dated 'S. T. S. 1868' above door. For Simon Thomas
Scrope of Danby Hall. Coursed rubble with ashlear dressings, stone slate
roof. Irregular cruciform plan. Quoins. Openings have depressed round-
arched heads. Doorway in south-east angle. North window of 3 lights.
Above western arm an octagonal tower and belfry with paired openings with
stiff-leaf capitals, decorative tile roof. Interior: liturgical east to the
geographic north. Below the church, an older crypt, the burial place of the
Scropes of Danby. Attached to north of Presbytery. The tower is a notable
feature in the landscape.

Listing NGR: SE1459787318

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