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Church of Saint James

A Grade II Listed Building in Murton, York

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Latitude: 53.9654 / 53°57'55"N

Longitude: -1.0125 / 1°0'44"W

OS Eastings: 464882

OS Northings: 452597

OS Grid: SE648525

Mapcode National: GBR PQCL.L8

Mapcode Global: WHFC4.FL3F

Entry Name: Church of Saint James

Listing Date: 29 January 1953

Last Amended: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149131

English Heritage Legacy ID: 328681

Location: Murton, York, YO19

County: York

Civil Parish: Murton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Osbaldwick St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/25 Church of Saint James
(formerly listed as
Chapel of St James)

Church. c1200, restored in 1914. Hammer-dressed limestone, plain tile
roof. Nave and chancel in one, of 3 bays. West end partially obscured by
C20 lean-to hut above which is a small segmental-arched single-light window,
with small round-arched window to gable end. Bellcote. To north: C20 2-
light Y-traceried window with round head. To south: 2 round-headed windows
both with brick arches. East end: C20 3-light window beneath elliptical
arch. Pevsner N, Yorkshire: The North Riding, 1966.

Listing NGR: SE6488252597

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