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Church of St John the Baptist, Northampton

Description: Church of St John the Baptist

Grade: I
Date Listed: 19 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 232074

OS Grid Reference: SP7466863116
OS Grid Coordinates: 474668, 263116
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2612, -0.9074

Location: Vicarage Lane, Northampton NN2 6QD

Locality: Northampton
Local Authority: Northampton Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN2 6QD

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Listing Text

725/9/59 THE GREEN
(North side)


Remains of orig1r4l windows in walling of late Saxon or early Norman church. Late Norman nave of 3 bays circa 1170. Chancel partly circa 1220; with chapels extended eastwards and crypt built late C14. South chapel in existence circa 1180. Windows mainly mid C14. Early C15 west steeple. Restored 1851 and, with south porch rebuilt, 1863. Some poppy-head stalls. Jacobean pulpit. Fine carved wall monuments, to Edward Reynolds 1698, to Morgan family 1680.

Listing NGR: SP7466863116

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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