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Church of All Saints

A Grade I Listed Building in Old Byland and Scawton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2663 / 54°15'58"N

Longitude: -1.1558 / 1°9'20"W

OS Eastings: 455079

OS Northings: 485951

OS Grid: SE550859

Mapcode National: GBR NMC3.KF

Mapcode Global: WHD8L.61V7

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 4 January 1955

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149191

English Heritage Legacy ID: 328510

Location: Old Byland and Scawton, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO62

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Old Byland and Scawton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Upper Ryedale

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

(east side, off)

7/34 Church of All Saints


Church. Late C11 - early C12 nave and porch tower, C15 chancel, C19
restoration. Limestone rubble with dressed quoins, Welsh slate roof. 2-bay
nave with porch tower to south, and single-bay chancel. C19 2-light
trefoil-headed windows to west end and nave. Porch tower: round-headed
doorway with 2 orders of roll and hollow moulding flanked by relocated early
Norman capitals with carvings of dragons. Square-headed single-light window
above, flanked by barleysugar shafts. Anglo-Danish sundial to east wall of
tower with inscription: Sumar-Ledan Huscarl me facit. To right: flat-headed
window with 2 cinquefoil lights. Off-centre chancel with flat-headed window
with 2 cinquefoil lights to south and flat-headed window with 3 trefoil
lights to east. Interior: chancel arch of 3 orders with roll and hollow
moulding resting on ram's head capitals. Norman tub font. Medieval floor
tiles in circular pattern in chancel. C15 king-post roof with braces to rig
tree and principal rafters. Pevsner N. "Yorkshire: The North Riding" 1966.

Listing NGR: SE5507685950

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