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Church of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0931 / 54°5'35"N

Longitude: -1.3942 / 1°23'39"W

OS Eastings: 439717

OS Northings: 466520

OS Grid: SE397665

Mapcode National: GBR LPP3.YH

Mapcode Global: WHD97.KD91

Entry Name: Church of St James

Listing Date: 19 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150092

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330285

Location: Boroughbridge, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, YO51

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Boroughbridge

Built-Up Area: Boroughbridge

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

5/21 (east side)

Church of St James


Church. 1852. By Mallinson and Healey. Sandstone ashlar. Roofs of stone slate and
modern tiles. 3-stage west tower, battlemented. South porch. 5-bay aisled nave.
2-bay chancel. Wooden barrel vault with head corbels. Quatrefoil piers and
chamfered arches to nave arcade. Decorated tracery, simple 2-light clerestory. The
4-light east window has the monogram of William Wailes in the glass. Fragments of
ornate late Norman doorway including arch with beak-head decoration and several small
panels with figures and foliage.
Pevsner, N., Yorkshire, West Riding, 1967 p117.

Listing NGR: SE3971766520

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