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Church of Saint Oswald

A Grade II Listed Building in Fulford, York

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9384 / 53°56'18"N

Longitude: -1.0729 / 1°4'22"W

OS Eastings: 460956

OS Northings: 449536

OS Grid: SE609495

Mapcode National: GBR NQYW.HY

Mapcode Global: WHFC9.H89M

Entry Name: Church of Saint Oswald

Listing Date: 14 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301095

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326157

Location: Fulford, York, YO10

County: York

Civil Parish: Fulford

Built-Up Area: York

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Fulford St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

FULFORD YORK ROAD
SE 64 NW
(east side)
5/45
Church of Saint Oswald
- II
Church. 1877-8. By J.P. Pritchett. Sandstone masonry with ashlar
dressings and Welsh slate roof. South-west. tower. 4-bay aisled nave with
west and south entrances and transept, 2-bay chancel with south chapel and
vestry and single north organ bay. Gothic Revival, early C14 style with
Early Gothic style decoration to interior. West entrance: double plank
doors in pointed surround and two orders of arches with roll-moulding on
nook-shafts with foliate capitals, under hoodmould with face stops. Above a
4-light window with Geometrical tracery to head. 5-stage embattled tower:
angle buttresses with off-sets. Plinth. South entrance to 1st stage a
pointed plank door within surround with roll-moulding on pilasters. 2-light
window with Geometrical tracery to head. Nave, transept and chancel:
buttresses with off-sets. Plinth. 2- and 3-light traceried windows. Nave
clerestory has quatrefoil window. Transept has rose window to each gable
end. Chancel has trefoil-headed priest's doorway to south with plank door.
5-light traceried east window. Interior: nave has hammer-beam roof.
Panelled roof to chancel. Pointed arcades have roll-moulding supported by
short-piers with foliate capitals, on plinths. Pointed chancel arch on
columns with similar capitals. Double arch between chancel and south chapel
has quatrefoil to head. Similar capitals. 2 sedilia. Arch to north
chancel aisle partly blocked by organ. Font, square on plan on 4 piers and
stepped base and naturalistic decoration. Pevsner, N., Yorkshire: York and
The East Riding, 1978, pp.233.


Listing NGR: SE6095649536

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