Cowthorpe: St Michael

Cowthorpe: St Michael
Record Type:
CCT Church
Church code:
Richmond and Craven
Lower Nidderdale

Statutory Designation Information

Listed Building?
This is a Grade I Listed Building
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Scheduled Monument?
There is no Scheduled Monument within the curtilage or precinct

National Park

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Conservation Area

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Heritage At Risk Status

On Heritage At Risk Register?
This church is not on the Heritage at Risk Register

Approximate Date

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Exterior Image

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Summary Description

The church is built of the local stone, in large smoothly-dressed blocks, and is roofed with stone slates. The tower is the most important architectural feature. The tower has a western arch and eastern window (a reversal of the usual order) and that the western arch is flanked by buttresses and forms a deep recess. Comparable examples are at Swinbrook, Oxon., and Fugglestone, Wiltshire.

Visiting and Facilities

The church is closed for worship.
Date closed for worship:
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Church Website

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Sources and Further Information

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Church Buildings Council (2019) Church Bells 3 Bells [Archive/Index]
3 Bells