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Church of St. John, Yealand Conyers

Description: Church of St. John

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182029

OS Grid Reference: SD5070674828
OS Grid Coordinates: 350706, 474828
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1669, -2.7565

Location: Kylbarrow Lane, Yealand Conyers, Lancashire LA5 9SL

Locality: Yealand Conyers
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA5 9SL

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Listing Text


4/286 Church of St. John
2. 5. 1968

Church, 1838, 1861 and 1882. Limestone rubble with limestone dressings to
the earlier part, sandstone dressings to the later chancel, a pebbledashed
tower and slate roof. Church comprises a nave, a chancel with a roof of
steeper pitch, and a north aisle with pitched roof. A tower rises above
the west wall with a projecting battlemented parapet. The doorway is in
the west wall, flanked by buttresses and with a pointed head and hood mould
of square section. Beyond on each side is a lancet window with hood mould,
with buttresses at the corners of the wall. Above the doorway is a string
course, with a 1st floor window with pointed head, drip mould and wooden
Y-tracery. The south nave wall is of 5 bays separated by buttresses, with
lancet windows and with a continuous drip course of square section. The
east bay is reconstructed, with sandstone dressings. The chancel has 2
paired cusped lights in the south wall. The east wall has 3 large
buttresses with a 3-light window of intersecting tracery with trefoils.
The east wall of the north aisle has windows with 2 cusped lights and a
trefoil, with a similar window in its west wall. The north wall has 4
sandstone lancets with hood moulds.

Listing NGR: SD5070674828

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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