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Church of St John the Evangelist, Liverpool

Description: Church of St John the Evangelist

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 214112

OS Grid Reference: SJ3507293424
OS Grid Coordinates: 335072, 393424
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4336, -2.9787

Location: Sessions Road, Liverpool L4 1YB

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L4 1YB

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Listing Text


16/467 Church of St.
- John Evangelist


Catholic Church. 1885. J. and B. Sinnott. Rock faced stone
with ashlar bands and dressings, slate roof. Single vessel
nave and chancel, aisles under lean-to roofs, transepts and
chapels; N chapel added c.1920. Nave has 5-light west window
with Geometrical tracery over canted baptistry with canted
projecting centre. 3-light aisle windows and 2-light
clerestory windows, with flat buttresses between pairs of
windows. South west porch has pointed entrance and stepped
gable. Low south transept with 5-light window and taller
north transept S organ loft. East end has 7-light east
window, flanking chapels under lean-to roofs with rose
windows. Interior 4-bay nave arcade on round columns, waggon
roof and west gallery. 2-bay chancel arcade and clustered
columns, wrought-iron reredos.

Listing NGR: SJ3507293424

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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