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Saint Oswald's Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Fulford, York

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Latitude: 53.9394 / 53°56'21"N

Longitude: -1.0809 / 1°4'51"W

OS Eastings: 460429

OS Northings: 449644

OS Grid: SE604496

Mapcode National: GBR NQWW.SL

Mapcode Global: WHFC9.C7HT

Entry Name: Saint Oswald's Hall

Listing Date: 17 January 1973

Last Amended: 14 March 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316301

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326152

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

SE 64 NW
(north side)
5/40 Saint Oswald's Hall,
(formerly listed as Old
Church of Saint Oswald)
Church, now dwelling. Early C12 nave with probable earlier origins,
conversion of later C12 chancel and tower of 1795 in 1980. Magnesian
limestone ashlar with pinkish-brown brick tower with red brick dressings and
red fish scale roof. West tower originally in 2 stages, now in 3, 3-bay
nave and 2-bay chancel. Tower: plinth. Red brick quoins. 3-light C18
window opening to west side, now with late C20 casements under elliptical
arch with red brick quoined jambs. Two inserted late C20 openings to upper
stages under elliptical arches. Hipped roof. Late C20 octagonal stair
turret abuts to north. Nave: chamfered plinth. South entrance to first bay
a late C20 plank door in round-arched opening with chamfered voussoirs to
head and chamfered jambs. 3-light, straight-headed window in partly-recut,
double-chamfered surrounds. Chancel: pointed priest's doorway in chamfered
surround. To north side of chancel 2 slit windows in chamfered surrounds.
3-light east window with Geometrical tracery to head. Roof of nave and
chancel in 2 levels. Late C20 octagonal front stack to South side of
chancel. Interior: Chancel windows have deeply-chamfered surrounds with
partly-covered voussoirs. Tile floor to chancel reputed to be C13 and from
Jervaulx Abbey. Some C15 corbels and bosses. Sources, Pevsner, N.,
Yorkshire, York and The East Riding, 1978, p. 233.

Listing NGR: SE6042949644

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