Church of St. Aidan - Boosbeck - List Entry

  • Description

    "Church, 1899/1900, by W.S. Hicks. Snecked, rockfaced sandstone rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings. Gaelic clay tiled roofs. Norman revival. Cruciform plan with north vestry and west porch. Clasping buttresses. Gabled porch has round-headed west doorway with billet-moulded hoodmould and imposts continued as string courses; ... Bellcote with cross finial and one bell, on west gable of nave. Slightly lower 3-bay chancel has 2-tier tripartite east window. Interior: 2-bay transept arcades with octagonal piers and square responds. Barrel roofs to nave and chancel. Stained glass of c.1903/05 in east window. Square stone font bowl with continuous guilloche moulding to sides, on circular pedestal, moulded base and square plinth with waterleaf carvings at angles...."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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    Added by: Simon Cotterill
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