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Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Carlton, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7088 / 53°42'31"N

Longitude: -1.021 / 1°1'15"W

OS Eastings: 464720

OS Northings: 424044

OS Grid: SE647240

Mapcode National: GBR PT9K.R7

Mapcode Global: WHFDH.912L

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 17 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316358

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326461

Location: Carlton, Selby, North Yorkshire, DN14

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Carlton

Built-Up Area: Carlton (Selby)

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Drax St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 62 SW CARLTON HIGH STREET
(west side)
9/11 Church of St Mary
17.11.86
- II
Church. 1861-6. AD 1862 on tower buttress. By J B Atkinson. Sandstone
with ashlar dressings and Welsh slate roof. 2-stage south-west tower with
spire, 6-bay nave with south porch and north vestry, 3-bay chancel. Gothic
Revival with Geometrical tracery throughout. Tower has offset angle
buttresses, stair turret with plank door in shouldered surround and 3-light
window to south side under hoodmould and with nook-shafts. Second stage has
twin-light bell openings. Octagonal splay-footed spire. Entrance to south
porch a plank door within trefoiled surround with foliate decoration on
spandrels. 2 orders of nook-shafts support roll moulding under hoodmould.
Nave and vestry have offset buttresses. Pointed north door under hoodmould.
2- and 3-light pointed windows throughout under hoodmoulds. Chancel has
diagonal buttresses. Pointed priests' door to south side. Single-light
windows under hoodmoulds and with continuous sill band. 4-light window to
east end under hoodmould, quatrefoil to gable. Interior. Nave has hammer
beam roof on corbel shafts with foliate capitals. Pointed chancel arch with
traceried screen. Trefoiled piscina. Wall monuments to Miles Thomas
Stapleton, 8th Baron Beaumont, d1854, by P Macdowell RA, Baroque wall
monument to Nicholas and Mary Stapleton, erected 1738. N Pevsner,
Yorkshire, The West Riding, 1979, p 157.


Listing NGR: SE6472024044

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