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Church of St John the Baptist, Corsham

Description: Church of St John the Baptist

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 315274

OS Grid Reference: ST8846868476
OS Grid Coordinates: 388468, 168476
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4152, -2.1672

Location: Lanes End, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 9QS

Locality: Corsham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 9QS

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Listing Text

ST 86 NE
3/246 Church of St. John the Baptist

Anglican Parish Church, 1912 by C.E. Ponting, coursed rubble stone
with stone-tiled roof. West tower. Nave and chancel under
continuous roof with coped east gable and cross finial. Free
Perpendicular Gothic. Squat 2-stage west tower with flush quoins,
pointed arched west door, dripcourse at bell-stage with 3-light
segmental-pointed west window above with hoodmould. Upper
dripcourse under parapet, slightly gabled to west and east.
Outside stairs on south side to bell-chamber. Nave has four 2-
light flat-headed windows divided by flat buttresses. Moulded
eaves between buttresses. Chancel is narrower, with taller walls,
one 3-light north window, 3-light pointed east window and south
side porch projected beyond nave wall with roof continued down
over. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST8846868476

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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