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Church of All Saints

A Grade I Listed Building in Wistow, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.8138 / 53°48'49"N

Longitude: -1.1019 / 1°6'6"W

OS Eastings: 459230

OS Northings: 435656

OS Grid: SE592356

Mapcode National: GBR NSRB.7L

Mapcode Global: WHFCW.1DKL

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 17 November 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 325908

Location: Wistow, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Wistow

Built-Up Area: Wistow

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wistow All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

NORTH YORKSHIRE
SELBY
5342

SE 52 NE WISTOW CHURCH HILL
(north side)

1/47 Church of All Saints
17.11.66 (Formerly listed
under General)
GV I


Church. C13, C14, C15 with probable earlier origins and C19 vestry and
restoration. Magnesian limestone with red plain tile and Welsh slate
roof. 3-bay chancel, aisled 3-bay nave, south porch and west tower.
Chancel: C15 flat-headed windows of 3 trefoil-headed lights. C14
5-light east window with Curvilinear tracery. Nave: aisles retain C13
lancet windows and door to west. Window with Y-tracery to east end of
south aisle, window with cusped intersecting tracery to north aisle. A
similar window inserted in C19 vestry. Otherwise windows with
Perpendicular tracery. Perpendicular 3-stage tower with stepped
diagonal buttresses. Doorway to west has hood-mould with 2 demi-figures
of angels as stops. Similar hood-moulds to window and bell-openings.
Interior: early C13 arcade to south aisle has short cylindrical piers,
keeled responds, and double-chamfered arches on octagonal piers.
Blocked doorway in north aisle contains C18 carved death's head and
painted shield. Some medieval glass to lancets in nave aisles.
Pevsner, N., Yorkshire, The West Riding, 1979, p555.


Listing NGR: SE5923135656

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