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CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS AND ST JAMES

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 ALL SAINTS AND ST JAMES

List entry Number: 1149676

Location

CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS AND ST JAMES, CHURCH STREET

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Nunnington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 14-Jul-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 06-Oct-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 329317

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History

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Details

NUNNINGTON CHURCH STREET SE 664790 (east side) 9/54 Church of All Saints and St James 14.7.55 (formerly listed as 'Church - of All Saints)

Church. Late C13 nave and chancel; tower of 1672; restored and reroofed, and porch, vestry and tower arch rebuilt in 1883-84 (on rainwaterheads). Rubble stone with stone flag roofs. West tower; 3-bay nave and south porch; chancel, vestry and organ chamber. 2-stage, quoined tower on chamfered plinth. Pointed west window of 2 cusped pointed lights and panel tracery beneath hoodmould. Paired louvred bell openings in chamfered square-headed surrounds, with chamfered mullions. Chamfered string courses to bell stage and beneath embattled parapet with crocketed pinnacles. Gabled south porch with scalloped barge boards. Pointed chamfered doorway beneath head-stopped hoodmould, the west stop original. 3 pointed windows, with cusped Y tracery, to east, on chamfered sill band. Nave north side repeats south side, without arch. Chancel has pointed priest's door with hoodmould. Low- side lancet to west. To east, pointed window with geometrical tracery and hoodmould. Chancel north side masked by gabled vestry which contains reset lancet in gable end. Paired octagonal stacks rise at base of chancel roof. East window of 2 lights with geometrical tracery beneath corbelled hoodmould. Coped gables terminating in gablets, and gable crosses, to nave and chancel. Interior: 2-centred tower arch. Double-chamfered pointed chancel arch on corbels. Door and window openings deeply splayed and quoined. Crown post nave roof. 2 fragments of C10 stone carved with interlace and part of a dragon are preserved in the north-west corner of the nave. C17 pulpit with incised carving and blind arcaded panels. Tall cylindrical font with octagonal cover and finial, probably C17. Restored piscina and aumbry in sanctuary. West screen and lectern by Thompson of Kilburn. Monuments. Nave, south side: reset effigy under crocketed ogee- headed canopy, said to be that of Sir Walter de Teye (d1325). Marble wall monument by James Gibbs and executed by Rysbrack, to Lord Widdrington (d1743). Nave, north side: pedimented wall tablet to Thomas Jackson (d1760), "well known for his extraordinary Performances upon the Turf". Wall tablet to Emily Cleaver (d1806), by Taylor of York. Sanctuary, north wall: wall monument with segmental pediment and putti heads to Richard Graham, First Viscount Preston (d1695). His grave slab with brass escutcheon lies to south of sanctuary.

Listing NGR: SE6659679073

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National Grid Reference: SE 66595 79072

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