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Latitude: 53.9089 / 53°54'31"N
Longitude: -1.9833 / 1°58'59"W
OS Eastings: 401193
OS Northings: 445858
OS Grid: SE011458
Mapcode National: GBR GRL7.DJ
Mapcode Global: WHB7N.H0SP
Entry Name: Hearse House Approximately 20 Metres South East of Church of St Andrew
Listing Date: 10 March 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1167772
English Heritage Legacy ID: 324754
Location: Kildwick, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD20
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Kildwick
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Kildwick St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 04 NW KILDWICK PRIEST BANK ROAD
Hearse house approximately
20 metres south-east of
Church of St Andrew
Hearse house. c.1825. Coursed squared gritstone and ashlar, graduated stone slate
roof. Single-storey one-bay building with entrance in west gable; double board doors,
the right leaf with pedestrian door; long and short jamb stones and voussoirs to round
arch of ashlar masonry. Shaped kneelers and gable coping to entrance gable only.
Inserted stack to north wall. Added outbuilding to south side not of special interest.
Interior not inspected at resurvey. In c.1770 the base of the church tower was altered
to house the new hearse; about 50 years later a 'receptable' was supplied to house
the hearse but the Rev. Fawcett (d.1867) complained in 1850 that the church tower was
still used for rubbish. Rev E W Brereton, History of the Ancient and Historic Church
of St Andrew, 1909.
Listing NGR: SE0119345858
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