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Church of St John the Baptist, New Alresford

Description: Church of St John the Baptist

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 145135

OS Grid Reference: SU5884732651
OS Grid Coordinates: 458847, 132651
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0902, -1.1611

Location: 6 East Street, New Alresford, Hampshire SO24 9AG

Locality: New Alresford
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO24 9AG

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Listing Text

(South Side)

13/107 Church of St John
5.12.55 the Baptist(formerly listed
as Church of St John)

C13,C14,C17, restoration and virtual rebuilding of 1898 by Sir Arthur Blom-
field, C20. Apart from the west Tower, the building is of 1898, in perpen-
dicular style, with a nave and aisle of 4 bays, chancel with north and south
chapels, and a recent hall attached to the south-east corner; all this
(except the latest part) is in flint walling with stone dressings. The Tower
has 3 stages, the 2 lower of C14 with flint and stone rubble walling and
stone dressings, the upper of C17 being of red brickwork, with a crenel-
lated parapet. There are small openings, the lower with ogee heads, a Perpen-
dicular door of 1898, above which is inserted a small T-shaped stone with a
carved crucifix (re-set here but of Romanesque origin). The west wall of the
former south aisle, next to the Tower, has a lancet window. Within there are
4 wall monuments of the C18 & early C19.

Listing NGR: SU5882032674

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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