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Old Church of St Andrew

A Grade II* Listed Building in Guisborough, Redcar and Cleveland

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Latitude: 54.5655 / 54°33'55"N

Longitude: -1.0161 / 1°0'58"W

OS Eastings: 463712

OS Northings: 519367

OS Grid: NZ637193

Mapcode National: GBR PHBN.T5

Mapcode Global: WHF87.CHCV

Entry Name: Old Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 14 June 1952

Last Amended: 25 April 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139759

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60014

Location: Guisborough, Redcar and Cleveland, TS11

County: Redcar and Cleveland

Civil Parish: Guisborough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Skelton with Upleatham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

NZ6319 GUISBOROUGH UPLEATHAM VILLAGE

6/157 Old Church of
14.6.52 St Andrew (formerly
listed as
St Andrew's Old
Church under
Upleatham)

II*

Remains of C12 church, comprising west end of nave and west tower dated
1684 on west face. Dressed sandstone; clay pantile roof with stone
gable copings. Pointed-arched, chamfered doorway and hood mould in
north wall of nave with corbel table at eaves (10 carved human faces
and one beast to right-hand corner). South wall has 2 bays of C13
arcade, now blocked. Mid C19 east wall. Roof contains some original
timbers including one carved with mystic rose design. Two-stage
embattled tower with plinth, string course and louvred 2-light
mullioned openings to bell chamber. Interior is plastered and plain.
2 medieval grave covers, part of a sculptured recumbent knight, a
late C14 monument in the form of a mural niche containing a worn
half-length figure; and the head of an Anglo-Danish cross.


(V.C.H. Yorkshire North Riding, Vol. II, pp 412/3; J.C. Atkinson,
"History of Cleveland," 1874. Vol II, pp 91/4; N. Pevsner, ".... North
Riding," 1966, p. 377).


Listing NGR: NZ6371219367

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