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Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Lowick, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.6504 / 55°39'1"N

Longitude: -1.9826 / 1°58'57"W

OS Eastings: 401192

OS Northings: 639649

OS Grid: NU011396

Mapcode National: GBR G3L3.KB

Mapcode Global: WH9Z4.J73P

Entry Name: Church of St John

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042253

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237809

Location: Lowick, Northumberland, TD15

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Lowick

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Lowick and Kyloe St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 0139 LOWICK MAIN STREET
(North side)


13/101 Church of St. John


GV II


Parish Church. Nave and tower 1794, Gothicized mid C19. Chancel added 1887
by F.R. Wilson. Tower and nave roughcast with ashlar dressings. Chancel
snecked rubble. Rock-faced buttresses. Lakeland slate roof.

Nave, chancel, west tower and north vestry.

Nave and tower have rusticated quoins. Tower has pointed-arched south door.
Inscription above.

THIS CHAPEL REBUILT AN DOM 1794
REV GEORGE GOODWILL MINISTER
WILL SMITH CHAPEL GEO HALL
THO HILL WARDENS GEO SAMPLE
HENRY PENNY SELBY MORTON ARCHIT

Band above and paired lancet bell openings. C19 saddleback roof.

4-bay nave with paired lancets.

3-bay chancel with lancets. 5-light east window with Geometric tracery.

Gabled roof with flat coping.

Interior has Victorian hammer-beam roof. Nave south window with figures of
St. George and St. Constance, in style of Morris and Co. 1902. Reredos has
late C19 naturalistic carving.


Listing NGR: NU0119239649

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