Description: Church of St John the Baptist
Date Listed: 10 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 329438
OS Grid Reference: SE8933979580
OS Grid Coordinates: 489339, 479580
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2042, -0.6318
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YEDINGHAM B 1258
SE 87 NE
(east side, off)
4/97 Church of St John the
Church. 1862-63. By William Butterfield and Tuke of Bradford. Dressed
sandstone with sandstone ashlar dressings and stone slate roof. West
bellcote; 3-bay nave; chancel. Gabled bellcote on wide, west-end pilaster
buttress, with round-arched openings. Nave south side has pilaster angle
buttresses and round-arched doorway of 2 orders on paired columns with leaf
capitals. The outer arch is chamfered, the inner one of reused C12 blank
lobed moulding. Windows are round-arched on side shafts with leaf capitals,
the easternmost of paired recessed lights with voluted centre shaft.
Moulded impost band forms sill band. North side windows repeat those on
south side. Chancel has 2 windows of cusped lancets with dwarf offset
buttress to east. Moulded sill and eaves bands. One window of paired
cusped lancet on north side. Pointed east window of 2 cusped lights with
quatrefoil tracery, over stepped-up sill band. Coped gables, and bellcote
and chancel gable crosses. Interior. Double-chamfered, stepped round
chancel arch on corbels. Norman tub font on roll-moulded foot and octagonal
base. Wrought-iron lamp brackets and holders in nave.
Listing NGR: SE8933979580
Source: English Heritage
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