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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: 1294728



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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

District Type: District Authority

Parish: South Cowton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 31-Mar-1970

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 332075

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S0UTH COWTON SCORTON ROAD NZ 20 SE (south-east side, off) 2/30 Church of Saint Mary 31.3.70 - I Church. Substantially Cl5. Rubblestone and sandstone ashlar. Lead roof. West tower, nave, 2-storey south porch, chancel. North-east vestry attachment. Perpendicular tower: flat-headed windows; 2-light ogee-arched belfry opening with flat hoodmould. Stair turret with parapet. Embattled parapet with pinnacles. South porch: pointed-arch chamfered doorway with hoodmould. Two panels with hoodmoulds. Board door. Vaulted porch. Parapet with pinnacles at corners. Nave: 3 bays with 3-light, 2-light and 3-light windows, ogee-arched with cusped lights and flat hoodmoulds. Parapet. Chancel: 3 bays, bays 1 and 3 have 2-cusped-light windows with flat hoodmoulds. Central bay has 4-centre-arched doorway with hoodmould. Above this, two panels with hoodmoulds bearing Conyers and Boynton Arms. Parapet. Interior: shallow-pitched tie-beam roof. C15 octagonal font. C15 painting on the chancel arch. C15 choir stalls and rood screen with one- light divisions. C15 alabaster effigies of Sir Christopher Boynton and his 2 wives. C19 carving of mailed glove with helmet and bird below to fit above funery hatchment.

Listing NGR: NZ2932002665

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National Grid Reference: NZ 29320 02666


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