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Church of St John the Evangelist

A Grade II* Listed Building in Buttercrambe with Bossall, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0138 / 54°0'49"N

Longitude: -0.8815 / 0°52'53"W

OS Eastings: 473391

OS Northings: 458108

OS Grid: SE733581

Mapcode National: GBR QQ80.YX

Mapcode Global: WHFC0.FCGT

Plus Code: 9C6X2479+GC

Entry Name: Church of St John the Evangelist

Listing Date: 29 January 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315747

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329449

ID on this website: 101315747

Location: St John's Church, Buttercrambe, North Yorkshire, YO41

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Town: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Buttercrambe with Bossall

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bossal St Botolph

Church of England Diocese: York

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(south side, off)
6/5 (1/3) Church of St John the
29 1 53
- II*

Church. C13 and C15, much rebuilt 1878-81. Sandstone and limestone ashlar,
Westmorland slate roof. 3 1/2-bay nave and 2-bay chancel at slight angle.
West front: pointed doorway beneath flat hood-mould. 2 single-light
trefoil-headed windows above. Nave windows in Perpendicular style. 3 1/2 bays
of blocked C13 arcade in south wall. Blocked C15 door visible within
blocking of arcade. Chancel: round-headed door of c1200 to north. First
bay: ogee-headed single-light windows. Second bay: 2-light Perpendicular
windows, that to the north being C19 replacement. East end: C19 3-light
window in Perpendicular style. Bellcote with pyramidal roof between nave
and chancel. Interior: wall monuments include tablet to Dorothea Darley,
died 1674. Slate tablet in chalk surround flanked by Corinthian columns
supporting broken pediment with achievement. Memorial to Richard Darley,
died 1706, and 2 sons: plaque flanked by putti on shelf carrying 3 busts,
with drapery surrounds. Pevsner, Yorkshire: The North Riding, 1966.

Listing NGR: SE7339158108

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