CHURCH OF SAINT MARY

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1149196

Date first listed: 04-Jan-1955

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF SAINT MARY, MAIN STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF SAINT MARY, MAIN STREET

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale (District Authority)

Parish: Old Byland and Scawton

National Park: NORTH YORK MOORS

National Grid Reference: SE 54897 83590

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History

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Details

SE 58 SW SCAWTON MAIN STREET (east side)

8/51 Church of Saint Mary 4.1.55

GV I

Church. C12 with C15 insertions and porch and restoration of 1892 by C. Hodgson Fowler. Limestone rubble, stone slate roof. 2-bay nave with south porch, 2-bay chancel. West front: restored round-headed window. Wooden bellcote to gable end. To south: porch contains round-headed door of 2 zigzag-moulded orders supported on colonnettes with scalloped capitals. Beaded hoodmould. 3-light square-headed double-chamfered window to second bay. To north: blocked square-headed doorway with narrow single-light round-headed window immediately to left and square-headed windows to extreme left and right. Chancel: to south a blocked square-headed priests' door, and 2 square-headed windows. 2 round-headed windows to north. East end: 3- light trefoil-headed window in square-headed frame with narrow slit window above. Interior: chancel arch flanked by arched niches with nook-shafts for reredoses of lay altars, later converted to squints. To left of altar a niche of uncertain function consisting of a trough and two columns with waterleaf capitals supporting a moulded cornice. To right of altar a single pointed sedile, a square-headed aumbry and a pointed piscina. Font: round, possible Norman on later base, with tall octagonal C17 wooden cover. Pevsner N. "Yorkshire: The North Riding" 1966.



Listing NGR: SE5489683590

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 328527

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Yorkshire: The North Riding, (1966)

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