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Church of St. Helen

A Grade II Listed Building in Nunburnholme, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9379 / 53°56'16"N

Longitude: -0.7419 / 0°44'30"W

OS Eastings: 482691

OS Northings: 449814

OS Grid: SE826498

Mapcode National: GBR RQ8X.54

Mapcode Global: WHFCG.K9Y0

Plus Code: 9C5XW7Q5+47

Entry Name: Church of St. Helen

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 166989

Location: Nunburnholme, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO42

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Nunburnholme

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Pocklington and Kilmwick Percy

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


10/21 Church of St. Helen



Church. C12 origins, rebuilt by J.B. and W. Atkinson in 1865. Ornate
Norman Style. Sandstone ashlar with limestone dressings. 5-bay nave with
north porch and west bellcote, 2-bay chancel. Nave: chamfered plinth,
round-headed windows with nook-shafts, scallop capitals, and chevron
ornament. Rebuilt C12 north door of 3 orders with nook shafts, deep
roll-moulding to centre order, and chevron ornament to outer order. Corbel
table incorporating original corbels carved into beast and human heads.
North porch: doorway with nook shafts and capitals with volutes (2 original)
supporting round arch of 3 orders decorated with arcading, beak head, and
chevron ornament. Chancel: round-headed window with nook-shafts and
roll-moulding to head. Similar round-headed priests' door in projecting
porch with corbelled-in roof. Interior contains wall-monument with black-letter inscription to Thomas Wood, died 1583

Listing NGR: SE8269149814

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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