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St John's Roman Catholic Church, Northampton

Description: St John's Roman Catholic Church

Grade: I
Date Listed: 19 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 231954

OS Grid Reference: SP7542660187
OS Grid Coordinates: 475426, 260187
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2347, -0.8969

Location: A5123, Northampton NN1 1NW

Locality: Northampton
Local Authority: Northampton Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN1 1NW

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Saint John's
Roman Catholic Church
SP 7560 SW 3/6 19.1.52
Former chapel of the medieval Hospital of Saint John, founded circa 1138. Mainly
C15 and C16 with early C14 east window. Rectangular plan, coursed rubble walls,
C15 on west with large traceried window, late C16 or early C17 on north. South
wall rebuilt circa 1853-4 with pair of 2 light windows of C14 type. West doorway
with original 2 fold panelled doors, 2 centred nearly semi-circular arch, square
label moulding enclosing quatrefoil spandrels. VCH, II, 156-9, III, 59-6O.

Saint John's Roman Catholic Church and hall form a group.

Listing NGR: SP7542660187

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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