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Description: Church of St John the Evangelist
Date Listed: 30 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 433918
OS Grid Reference: SO9042784164
OS Grid Coordinates: 390427, 284164
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4553, -2.1423
1682 ST JOHNS ROAD, STOURBRIDGE
Church of St John the
SO 9083 1/51
1860-1. Architect G E Street. Sandstone with brick bands and dressings.
Unbroken slate roof. Nave, aisles, short chancel, and porch on north side. No
tower, but a tall fleche (originally leaded) on roof. Plate tracery throughout
nave. Five cusped lancets and "Early French" rose window at west end. Circular
clerestory windows. Chancel has five-light bay tracery east window. Vigorous
stiff leaf capitals to nave arcades. Marble tile reredos. Stone sedilia.
Original choir benches with vigorously carved poppy heads. Original font with
elaborately decorated iron work cover. Glass mainly c1919 and 1927.
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Source: English Heritage
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