CHURCH OF ST ANDREW

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1346653
Date first listed:
20-Sep-1966
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST ANDREW, MAIN STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST ANDREW, MAIN STREET

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

District:
East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Foston
National Grid Reference:
TA 10064 55819

Details

TA 15 NW FOSTON MAIN STREET

8/36 Church of St Andrew

20/9/66 - II*

Church. C12 nave, early C13 chancel, late C14 west tower. Ashlar, roughcast to nave and chancel, graduated slate roof. West tower, 4-bay nave with north aisle and south porch, 4-bay chancel. West tower of 3 stages with moulded plinth and string courses, and diagonal buttresses. 2-light belfry openings with cusped tracery under pointed heads with hood- moulds. Battlemented parapet. Boarded west door in pointed opening with continuous hollow mouldings. 3-light west window with C20 replacement mullions, cusped tracery and pointed head under hood-mould. Nave: one 3-light square-headed window with Perpendicular tracery to west, otherwise, round-headed windows to centre and east. 2-light windows with Perpendicular tracery under elliptical heads to clerestory. South door with continuous chamfer and pointed head; battlemented parapet. Chancel: 2-light pointed window to west with Geometrical tracery, otherwise 2-light square-headed windows with Perpendicular tracery. Pointed priest's door with continuous chamfer. East window of 4 lights with Perpendicular tracery under pointed head with hood-mould. Plain close verges. Interior: late C14 tower arch of 3 hollow-chamfered orders with scalloped capitals cut back to east. Early C13 north nave arcade with circular piers and abaci supporting double- chamfered pointed arches. Chancel: 3 C13 sedilia (easternmost cut away by C15 window) with pointed chamfered heads and filleted hood-mould. C12 tub font and defaced effigy of knight with crossed legs in nave west end.

Listing NGR: TA1006455819

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
166895
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: 18 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/01194/05
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr David Drury. Source Historic England Archive
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