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Church of St John the Baptist, Coventry

Description: Church of St John the Baptist

Grade: I
Date Listed: 5 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 218480

OS Grid Reference: SP3305979081
OS Grid Coordinates: 433059, 279081
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4087, -1.5154

Location: Hill Street, Coventry CV1 4AX

Locality: Coventry
County: Coventry
Country: England
Postcode: CV1 4AX

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Listing Text


833/4/111 Church of St John the Baptist

5.2.55 I

Founded 1343, restored 1608. Nave, aisles, central tower, chancel, north and south chapels. Clerestory to nave and chancel. Restored by Sir G G Scott, 1875-7, adding flying buttresses and battlemented parapets, new pulpit and reredos.
Bibliography: The Victoria History of the Counties of England (H Arthur Doubleday and William Page). The Victoria History of the County of Warwick (H Arthur Doubleday and William Page), 1969, Vol. 8, Page(s) 337~339.

Listing NGR: SP3306279083

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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