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Church of St John the Evangelist, Langcliffe

Description: Church of St John the Evangelist

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 324238

OS Grid Reference: SD8230965025
OS Grid Coordinates: 382309, 465025
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0808, -2.2719

Location: Main Street, Langcliffe, North Yorkshire BD24 9NN

Locality: Langcliffe
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD24 9NN

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Listing Text

SD 86 NW
2/1 Church of St John
The Evangelist
Parish Church. 1851 by Mallinson and Healey of Bradford. Coursed rock-faced stone,
ashlar dressings slate roof. Nave, chancel, south porch, north vestry and boiler
house. Early English style. 3 bay nave with one single-light and two 2-light
trefoil headed windows; stepped buttresses; octagonal bell turret with pyramidal
hood at west gable end, and cruciform finial at east gable end. 2 bay chancel is
narrower and lower than nave; south entrance has chamfered surround, decorated lintel
and plank door; to left is a 2-light trefoil headed window with a cinquefoil above,
to right is single-light trefoil-headed window. Angle buttresses to east end with
a 3-light trefoil-headed window with 2 trefoils and 1 quatrefoil above. Cruciform
finial at east gable end. South entrance porch has pointed arch with hoodmoulds
and decorated stops; plank door and gable end cruciform finial. On north wall is
lean-to vestry at west end of nave and lean-to boiler house against chancel.
Source W A Shuffrey, The Churches of the Deanery of North Craven (1914) pp 223-227

Listing NGR: SD8230965025

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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