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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Wasperton, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2266 / 52°13'35"N

Longitude: -1.6124 / 1°36'44"W

OS Eastings: 426572

OS Northings: 258776

OS Grid: SP265587

Mapcode National: GBR 5MW.76J

Mapcode Global: VHBXW.09GG

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 11 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1035126

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308225

Location: Wasperton, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV35

County: Warwickshire

District: Warwick

Civil Parish: Wasperton

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Wasperton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

WASPERTON Main Street

18/347 Church of St John
The Baptist
11.4.67

GV II

Parish church. 1843 by Sir G G Scott, adapted from church of 1736. Red
sandstone with plain tile roofs. The chancel, south aisle, bell-turret, and all
the windows are by Scott. Early English/Decorated style. Comprising nave,
chancel, south aisle,south vestry and north porch. Octagonal lead-clad timber
bell-turret over west end with short spire. C19 timber-framed north porch
containing early C16 glass. Decorated style traceried windows. Interior: Early
English style three-bay south arcade. Crown-post nave and aisle roofs with
crenellated tie-beams. Angel corbels in chancel. Screen by Scott dated 1845 in
circa 1300 style. Pulpit of circa 1600. Communion rail of early C18 in wrought
iron. East window by Hardman to designs of Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin.

Listing NGR: SP2657258776

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