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Church of St Eloy

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Smeaton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4343 / 54°26'3"N

Longitude: -1.4647 / 1°27'53"W

OS Eastings: 434818

OS Northings: 504454

OS Grid: NZ348044

Mapcode National: GBR LK65.P5

Mapcode Global: WHD7G.GSQY

Entry Name: Church of St Eloy

Listing Date: 31 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190573

English Heritage Legacy ID: 332393

Location: Great Smeaton, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, DL6

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: Great Smeaton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Great Smeaton St Eloy with Appleton Wiske

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(north side)

6/29 Church of St Eloy


Church. C13, C15, mostly rebuilt by G E Street in 1862. Ashlar, Welsh
slate roof. Nave with south aisle, lower chancel, north vestry . Nave: 3
bays. South side, catslide roof to aisle. To right of left-hand bay a
gabled porch with pointed-arched chamfered doorway below relieving arch,
impost bands, stone coping, gable cross, Windows, plate traceried in style,
3 twin trefoil-headed lancets, similar single lancet to east . To west
side, 2 tall trefoil-headed lancets with quatrefoil over, to nave. To north
side, 2-light pointed geometric traceried windows. Stone coping, gable
cross to east. To west a bellcote, square on plan, arcaded sides, with tall
pyramidal roof. Pointed Y-tracery west window to aisle. Chancel: 2 bays,
two 2-light windows with pointed arches, geometric tracery and hoodmoulds.
East window: 1862 of 3 stepped cusped pointed lights with hoodmould and
relieving arch. Interior: south arcade, early Perpendicular, 3 bays, 2
octagonal piers with chamfered pointed arches. To each end a figured
corbel. Chancel arch, similar with impost band. Norman round font with
diaper pattern. Good wall monument 1804 by Fisher of York to henry Hewgill,
Rector, Hornby Grange.

Listing NGR: NZ3481804454

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