Foxholes, North Yorkshire
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Foxholes is a village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England. It lies on the B1249 road, 9 miles (14.5 km) south from Scarborough, 11 miles (17.7 km) north-west from Bridlington, and 7 miles (11.3 km) north-east from Sledmere.
Foxhole's Grade II listed Anglican church is dedicated to St Mary, and is an 1866 limestone and sandstone construction by George Fowler Jones Pevsner describes this neo-Norman church as: "one of the ugliest in the Riding... The north pier's are grotesque, with their undersized shafts on their over-high bases and their big square foliage capitals... Font: obstrusively Norman". He also notes several windows by Capronnier, and a 1720 cup by William Gamble.
- "Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 13 August 2015.
- Historic England. "Church of St Mary, Foxholes (1174524)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 16 April 2012.
- Pevsner, Nikolaus; The Buildings of England. Yorkshire: York and the East Riding p. 232; Penguin (1972); reprinted 1975, Pevsner Architectural Guides. ISBN 0140710434
Media related to Foxholes, North Yorkshire at Wikimedia Commons
- "Foxholes: Geographical and Historical information from the year 1892. (Bulmers')", Genuki.org.uk. Retrieved 16 April 2012
- Foxholes in the Domesday Book
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