St Peter's church, Friesthorpe :: Shared Description


Grade II listed

The church dates from the 13th century onwards.
There is a western tower, nave, and chancel.
The tower dates from the 15th century with later 19th-century work.

The nave and chancel were rebuilt in 1841, although the chancel arch dates from the 13th century.
All fittings including the font are 19th century. The interior is plain and whitewashed.

There is a new stained-glass memorial window by Andrew Seddon to the Beechey brothers, five of whom died in the First World War.
There is an unusual curtain decorated with Angels separating the nave and tower from 1965.
by Julian P Guffogg
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TF0783 : St Peter's church, Friesthorpe by Julian P Guffogg
TF0783 : Memorial window, St Peter's church, Friesthorpe by Julian P Guffogg
TF0783 : St Peter's church, Friesthorpe by Julian P Guffogg
TF0783 : Decorated curtain, St Peter's church, Friesthorpe by Julian P Guffogg
TF0783 : Interior, St Peter's church, Friesthorpe by Julian P Guffogg


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Created: Fri, 13 May 2016, Updated: Fri, 13 May 2016

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