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Description: Church of St John
Date Listed: 23 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334253
OS Grid Reference: SE3123205012
OS Grid Coordinates: 431232, 405012
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5408, -1.5302
SE 30 NW DODWORTH DODWORTH GREEN ROAD.
Church of St John
Church. 1844. By B. Taylor. C20 additions. Coursed squared stone. Welsh
slate roof. West tower with addition to south side, 5-bay nave, small
chancel with contemporary addition to north and C20 addition to south. All
openings are round arched with hoodmoulds. Three-stage tower with west door,
tall, paired bell chamber openings, billet moulded cornice and four immense
conical pinnacles. Slender nave windows. Bay divisions marked by
buttresses. Corner pinnacles, as tower, to nave and chancel. 2-light east
window with circle in head.
Interior: Gallery at rear, on four very slender cast-iron columns, entered
from a lobby under the tower. Archivolted window openings. Round-arched
openings into chancel and adjoining accommodation. Low, wide roof trusses
divided by studding and tracery.
N Pevsner, The Buildings of England, 1967
Listing NGR: SE3123205012
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Source: English Heritage
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