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Church of St John the Baptist, Painswick

Description: Church of St John the Baptist

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133202

OS Grid Reference: SO8476909974
OS Grid Coordinates: 384769, 209974
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7882, -2.2222

Location: Edge Lane, Painswick, Gloucestershire GL6 6PG

Locality: Painswick
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 6PG

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Listing Text

PAINSWICK B4072 (west side)
SO 80 NW
Church of St John the
Anglican parish church. 1865, by S W Daukes. Rock faced limestone with ashlar
dressings, stone slate roof to coped gables with 3 crosses. Nave, south aisle,
chancel, organ chamber, north porch with octagonal tower and squat stone spire;
roof swept down to aisle. Generally foiled lancets, paired and with plate
tracery in north and south walls and west end, triple with plate tracery at east
end. Interior has 3-bay arcade, original fittings, plank doors with strap
hinges, and good diagonal grille to outer porch. A rather basic building, but
very prominent, high in the landscape.

Listing NGR: SO8476909974

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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