This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


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.


List entry Number: 1148444



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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Sherburn in Elmet

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 03-Feb-1967

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

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 326369

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


SHERBURN IN ELMET CHURCH HILL SE 43 SE (west side) 6/31 Church of All Saints 3.2.67 GV I

Church. C12 nave and north aisle, C13 chancel with C14 south aisle and extension to north aisle, C15 south aisle chapel, and later additions and alterations including C16 clerestory, north aisle windows and heightening of tower. East end restored in 1857 by Anthony Salvin and C19 vestry. Magnesian limestone ashlar. 2-stage west tower, 4-bay aisled-nave (with fifth bay embracing tower), south porch, south chapel, 2-bay chancel with north vestry. Tower has massive diagonal off-set buttresses, twin-light pointed bell openings to each side have Perpendicular tracery to heads, battlements with crocketed pinnacles. South porch has re-used opening with zigzag moulding to pointed head on shafts with waterleaf capitals. Round- arched south door under hood-mould with keeled roll and plank door. South chapel has diagonal buttress and straight-headed windows with 3 cinquefoil lights. South aisle has 3-light pointed windows with Perpendicular tracery. North aisle has single slit window, otherwise 3-light, straight-headed Perpendicular windows, and similar windows to embattled clerestory. Chancel has pointed plank priest's door and 3 lancets. Vestry to north side. East end has 3 lancets with vesica to gable. Interior: triple-chamfered round tower arch, with a round-arched shafted window above with waterleaf capitals. Tower vault with chamfered ribs. Nave arcade of round arches on cylindrical piers, some with scallop capitals. Niches for tombs to both aisles. Ogee window between south aisle and chancel. Double chamfered chancel arch. Against the east and south walls of the south aisle are the 2 faces of the C15 Janus cross. Pevsner N, Yorkshire, The West Riding, 1979, pp 481-2.

Listing NGR: SE4880633525

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Radcliffe, E, The Buildings of England: Yorkshire: The West Riding, (1967), 481-482

National Grid Reference: SE 48803 33525


© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1148444 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 19-Aug-2018 at 10:35:43.

End of official listing