If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Church of St John the Evangelist
Date Listed: 10 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 239694
OS Grid Reference: NY8854393130
OS Grid Coordinates: 388543, 593130
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2322, -2.1817
OTTERBURN A 696
NY 89 SE (North side)
25/34 Church of St. John
10.11.51 the Evangelist
Parish church. 1858 by John Dobson. Ashlar with Lakeland slate roof.
Decorated style. South-west tower with spire, nave, chancel and north vestry.
Tower: small and octagonal with gabled buttresses on alternate sides;
trefoiled bell openings set in blank trefoiled arches separated by columns
with shaft rings. Low octagonal spire.
Four-bay nave: gabled porch to left has multi-moulded, pointed-arched doorway.
Three one-light windows with cusping. Gabled buttresses with offsets between
each bay. West end has two 2-light windows with buttress between, and
traceried lunette above.
Two-bay chancel has 2-light windows. Five-light east window with Geometric
Steeply-pitched gabled roofs with overhanging coping and foliated cross
Interior: In the porch a cross head. Open timber roofs with scissor braces.
Rere arches of all openings have labels with head stops. Altar frontal is a
high-relief wood copy of 'The Last Supper' by Leonardo Da Vinci.
Listing NGR: NY8854393130
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.