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Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Aldbrough St John, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.496 / 54°29'45"N

Longitude: -1.6884 / 1°41'18"W

OS Eastings: 420281

OS Northings: 511233

OS Grid: NZ202112

Mapcode National: GBR JJNG.82

Mapcode Global: WHC61.1893

Entry Name: Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 4 February 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131957

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323235

Location: Aldbrough, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Aldbrough

Built-Up Area: Aldbrough St John

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Aldbrough

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

NZ 2011-2111 (east side)

Aldbrough St John
11/23 Church of St Paul

Chapel of ease. 1890. By W S Hicks for Eleanor, the dowager Duchess of
Northumberland. Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings, Westmorland slate
roof. Early English style. 3-bay nave with south porch, 2-bay chancel with
cnoir and clergy vestries to north and south. Plinths. Quoins. Moulded
sill strings. Porch: pointed-arched doorway with moulded arris and
hoodmould; gable with apex cross; paired lancet windows in side returns;
inner doorway matching. Nave: to right of porch: lancet; buttress, paired
lancets. On left gable, octagonal bell turret with shouldered openings to
south, west, north and east, and with spirelet; gable cross to right. West
end of nave: tall lancet set in buttress which supports the bell turret.
Chancel: lancet window to right, gable cross to right; to left, lean-to
vestry with smaller paired lancets. East end: stepped buttresses flanking
triple stepped lancet windows with hoodmould. Interior: chancel arch of 2
chamfered orders, the capitals with nailhead decoration; arches to vestries
are continuously moulded, chamfered and with hoodmoulds; lancet windows have
shouldered heads; the chancel south lancet continues down to form sedile;
trefoil-headed aumbry in sanctuary; stencilled decoration on boarding of
roofs of nave and chancel.

Listing NGR: NZ2028111233

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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