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Parish Church of St John, Harrogate

Description: Parish Church of St John

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 February 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 329867

OS Grid Reference: SE3045257007
OS Grid Coordinates: 430452, 457007
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0082, -1.5368

Location: Hill Top Walk, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG1 4DH

Locality: Harrogate
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG1 4DH

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Listing Text

SE 3057
Parish Church of St John


Parish church. 1851-57, re-ordered c1970. Designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott. Gothic Revival style. Nave of 5 bays, 2 bay chancel, aisles and west tower designed to carry a spire which was never built. Graduated green slate roof with corbelled eaves. Grit stone ashlar with contrasting colour ashlar dressings. Aisles with lancet windows; 2 light clerestory windows; sanctuary windows in blind arcade with 3 tall lancets at east end with stained glass by Grace. INTERIOR: Arcade piers with stiff leaf and naturalistic foliage. Open timber roof with trefoil trusses. Internal arrangements recently altered with organ transferred to west end. South porch with arched entrance with receding orders with naturalistic foliage.

Listing NGR: SE3045257007

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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