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Holy Trinity Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Elvington, York

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Latitude: 53.9187 / 53°55'7"N

Longitude: -0.9339 / 0°56'2"W

OS Eastings: 470114

OS Northings: 447472

OS Grid: SE701474

Mapcode National: GBR PRX4.L0

Mapcode Global: WHFCC.MRGR

Plus Code: 9C5XW398+FC

Entry Name: Holy Trinity Church

Listing Date: 14 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148520

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326137

Location: Elvington, York, YO41

County: York

Civil Parish: Elvington

Built-Up Area: Elvington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Elvington Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: York

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SE 74 NW
(east side)
7/25 Holy Trinity Church
Church. 1877, by William White. Coursed sandstone with brick interior
dressings and Welsh slate roof. Early C14 Gothic Revival style.
North-West tower with entrance, 4-bay nave with north
aisle, chancel with 5-sided apse, north vestry. Stepped 3-stage tower:
plinth, quoins. To ground floor, north side a pointed plank doorway under
hoodmould. Lancet windows. 4 ashlar bands. The upper stage surmounted by
shingled belfry. Tent roof. Nave: north aisle, plinth. 2nd and 4th bays
have 2-light, cusped windows with quatrefoils above projecting into gables.
Otherwise similar small 3-light window. Band above sill level. South side:
plinth. Quoins. Buttresses with offsets. Two 4 and one 2-light windows
with Geometrical tracery under hoodmoulds. West end has similar 4-light
window but incorporating Y-tracery. North facade: gable-ended vestry has
plinth and quoins. Original drawing by White in N.M.R. dated December 15,
1874 shows slightly different design with central tower. Pevsner, N.,
Yorkshire: York and the East Riding, 1978, p.223.

Listing NGR: SE7011447472

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