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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Rylstone, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0256 / 54°1'31"N

Longitude: -2.0446 / 2°2'40"W

OS Eastings: 397173

OS Northings: 458840

OS Grid: SD971588

Mapcode National: GBR GP5W.4P

Mapcode Global: WHB71.K2LS

Plus Code: 9C6V2XG4+64

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132129

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324832

ID on this website: 101132129

Location: St Peter's Church, Rylstone, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Rylstone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Tagged with: Church building Gothic Revival

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SD 9658-9758
(north side)
15/78 Church of St. Peter
Church. 1853 by E.G. Paley of Lancaster. Coursed squared gritstone,
graduated stone slate roof. 3-stage west tower, 4-bay nave and chancel in
one, north and south aisles and south porch. In Gothic style. Tower: offset
diagonal buttresses; stair to south-east; Perpendicular-style west windows
of 3 lights with hoodmould to first stage, 2 lights to second, and to each
side of third stage a C15 - C16 style flat-headed 3-light window with
hoodmould; moulded crenellated parapet. Nave and chancel: Decorated-style
porch, and 2-light side windows with hoodmoulds; clerestory windows as
tower 3rd stage; 5-light Decorated style east window, Interior: porch side
benches are supported by fragments of cusped window tracery; octagonal
pillars to nave supporting double-chamfered arches; wide tower arch with
corbelled inner order; plain chancel arch; contemporary pulpit and font.
War memorial in chancel to Richard Waddilove Esquire of Rylstone who
bequeathed £1000 towards the rebuilding of the church, d.1850; another
Memorial to Abraham Maude, d. ?1876, who helped with the cost of rebuilding
the church school, schoolhouse and rectory at Rylstone.

Listing NGR: SD9717358840

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