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Church of St Andrew Evangelical Church

A Grade II* Listed Building in Guildhall, York

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Latitude: 53.9609 / 53°57'39"N

Longitude: -1.0784 / 1°4'42"W

OS Eastings: 460567

OS Northings: 452034

OS Grid: SE605520

Mapcode National: GBR NQXM.BW

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.DPQX

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew Evangelical Church

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Last Amended: 14 March 1997

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1256792

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464550

Location: York, YO1

County: York

Electoral Ward/Division: Guildhall

Built-Up Area: York

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: York All Saints, Pavement

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


1112-1/14/933 (South East side)
Evangelical Church
(Formerly Listed as:
St Andrew's Hall)


Formerly known as: Church of St Andrew ST ANDREWGATE.
Parish church, now non-denominational church. C15 nave with
early C19 extension on site of late C14 former chancel: C20
MATERIALS: reused Roman gritstone and magnesian limestone,
with brick blocking; rebuilt and patched with various brick
mostly in stretcher or random bond; pantile roof with inserted
half-hipped dormers on both sides of chancel/ extension.
PLAN: 4-bay nave and chancel; west bell turret.
EXTERIOR: former chancel on chamfered plinth. East end has
blocked doorway to south and two 12-pane windows with painted
stone sill. On north side, original window opening with
splayed reveals has inserted 16-pane sash. South side has C20
door and 2 windows. Nave has moulded plinth. On north side,
two square-headed windows beneath decayed hoodmoulds, of 2
cinquefoiled lights with mouchette tracery in the head, one
part original, one completely renewed: towards west end,
blocked doorway in chamfered 2-centred arch, blocked with
brick. Openings on south much altered; C20 windows and door
beneath timber lintel. West end has C20 cross window in
rebuilt gable, above blocked former window.
INTERIOR: not inspected. RCHM records original tie beams to
roof and remnants of timber-framed bell turret at west end.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Church of St Andrew was first mentioned in
1194. It was redundant by 1586, when the parish was united
with St Saviour's, and used for a variety of secular purposes
until late C20.
(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 10).

Listing NGR: SE6056752034

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