CHURCH OF SAINT LAWRENCE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1149796
Date first listed:
06-Mar-1967
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF SAINT LAWRENCE, MAIN STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF SAINT LAWRENCE, MAIN STREET

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

County:
North Yorkshire
District:
Harrogate (District Authority)
Parish:
Aldfield
National Grid Reference:
SE 26582 69471

Details

SE 26 NE ALDFIELD MAIN STREET (north side)

8/3 Church of Saint Lawrence

6.3.67

GV II*



Church of Saint Lawrence. Mid - late C18. Coursed gritstone rubble, Westmorland slate roof. 3-bay nave, west bell-cote, north transept with vestry, shallow east projection. South side: central 6-panel double door, chamfered jambs, under round-arched window with Gothick tracery. Flanking Gothick windows with Y tracery. Below eaves, centre: sundial with inscription: '1696 Mr. A. SMITH R.W R.L'. Gable copings, lead covered. Rear (north) side: projecting north transept of well-dressed stone. West end: bell-cote supported by a projecting shouldered buttress with central studded board door and stone steps, possibly a mounting block, to left. East window in narrow gabled projection has 2 trefoil-headed lights and quatrefoil. Interior: reduced pointed arch to vestry; shallow sanctuary area paved in marble and stone slabs; vaulted ceiling with moulded plaster ribs; 3-decker pulpit with sounding board and original candlesticks to right of entrance; low altar rail with turned balusters; box pews throughout the body of the church, and an organ inserted across the west doorway.

Listing NGR: SE2658269471

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
331005
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 04 Oct 2002
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