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Church of St John, Harrow

Description: Church of St John

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 May 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 202012

OS Grid Reference: TQ1671992164
OS Grid Coordinates: 516719, 192164
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6162, -0.3156

Location: Rectory Lane, Harrow, Greater London HA7 4AR

Locality: Harrow
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: HA7 4AR

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Listing Text

Church of St John
TQ 1692 SE 8/9


Begun 1849 in Decorated Gothic style by Henry Clutton (the surveyor, b.1814).
Graded for monuments transferred from Old Church, including those to John Burnell
(d.1605), John Dalton (d.1785), Sir John Wolstenholme (d.1699) under canopied
monument in tower, Sir John Wolstenholme (d.1634; effigy by Nicholas Stone),
John Wolstenholme (d.1669), John Dalton (by Bacon 1791), Elizabeth Dalton (d.1812)
and First Earl of Aberdeen (by Boehm, 1875). Font also transferred (by
Nicholas Stone circa 1632). Numerous other C18 and early C19 wall monuments in
tower. South aisle has 2-light stained glass windows by Edward Burne-Jones, 1885.
Five-light East window, by Thomas Willement circa 1849 (artist in stained glass to
Queen Victoria). North aisle: centre 2-lights circa 1896 in the style of
C E Kempe, possibly by Burlison and Grylls.

Listing NGR: TQ1671992164

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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