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Church of St John the Evangelist

A Grade II Listed Building in Bilsdale Midcable, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3436 / 54°20'36"N

Longitude: -1.1192 / 1°7'9"W

OS Eastings: 457358

OS Northings: 494582

OS Grid: SE573945

Mapcode National: GBR NLM6.HQ

Mapcode Global: WHD86.S27Z

Entry Name: Church of St John the Evangelist

Listing Date: 23 June 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150631

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333062

Location: Bilsdale Midcable, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, TS9

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: Bilsdale Midcable

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

SE 59 SE
Church of St. John
23/6/66 the Evangelist
Parish church. 1896-8 by Temple Moore. Pecked coursed sandstone
with dressings; graduated Lakeland slate roof with stone ridge and
copings, stone spire. West tower, continuous nave and chancel, north
aisle. Decorated style.
Square tower of 3 stages with stepped diagonal buttresses, stepped
and moulded plinth, Y-tracery west window with clock above. Small
openings north and south, Y-traceried bell openings above. Short
octagonal broach spire with lucarnes and vane. Stepped buttress bay
divisions. North aisle under catslide roof. Cusped reticulated
tracery to east window. Twin bootscrapers flank 4 steps to door.
Interior plastered with stone dressings. Moulded and chamfered
arches of 4-bay aisle dying into diagonal chamfered piers. East bay
and eastward extension panelled off as vestry. Tall, pointed tower
arch. Ribbed barreled nave roof and coffered tower roof. Good,
apparently original woodwork including benches, pulpit, choir seating
and desks. Chequered stone paving in slightly-raised chancel and
sanctuary, and moulded piscina in south wall. Carved vestry door
with monogram under long Caernarvon arch.

Listing NGR: SE5735894582

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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