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CHURCH OF ST OSWALD

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHURCH OF ST OSWALD

List entry Number: 1130886

Location

CHURCH OF ST OSWALD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Castle Bolton with East and West Bolton

National Park: YORKSHIRE DALES

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 13-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 321751

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History

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Details

SE 09 SW CASTLE BOLTON WITH CASTLE BOLTON EAST AND WEST BOLTON

5/2 Church of St Oswald 13/2/67

GV II*

Church. Late C14. Rubble, Welsh slate roof. West tower, nave and chancel in one, south porch, north heating chamber. 2-storey west tower, quoined, with single-light, pointed-arch west window under label and, above, a 2-light-belfry opening without mullion, with trefoiled heads to monolithic lintel; single lancet to south. Gabled porch with shaped kneelers and ashlar copings, faced with concrete internally. South doorway with continuous hollow-chamfer, and same to label. Nave and chancel: offset diagonal buttresses; three 2-light windows with curvilinear tracery, some recut, the first two with transom, and between first and second a low-side lancet window; 3 gargoyles; parapet. 3-light east window with curvilinear tracery and transom; small circular window to roof void; gable finial. Interior: tower arch of two chamfered orders, the inner on corbels, the outer with stops, and fragments of earlier carved stones built into jambs. Corbels for rood beam, with low-side window and trefoil-headed piscina with broken basin to chapel formerly below rood screen. Chancel: cusped ogee- headed niches with labels flank east window. Ogee-headed piscina with label and niches in sides for cruets. 3-seater sedilia with cusped trefoiled heads and label with heads in centre and flowers at ends, and trefoil-headed openings piercing the divisions. Nave: font with hexagonal basin, slightly shafted at three angles, on hexagonal stem and base. Medieval corbel in north wall inscribed "Tomas Ro". George IV coat of arms. VCH i, p.278.

Listing NGR: SE0336491875

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of York: North Riding, (1914), 278

National Grid Reference: SE 03364 91875

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