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Chapel of Ease of St John the Evangelist

A Grade II Listed Building in Deddington, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9833 / 51°59'0"N

Longitude: -1.3545 / 1°21'16"W

OS Eastings: 444425

OS Northings: 231849

OS Grid: SP444318

Mapcode National: GBR 7TS.LC5

Mapcode Global: VHCWM.GDSX

Entry Name: Chapel of Ease of St John the Evangelist

Listing Date: 8 December 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046341

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243861

Location: Deddington, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Deddington

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Deddington

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(North side)
2/137 Chapel of Ease of St. John
08/12/55 the Evangelist

Chapel of ease. 1850 by Reverend William Wilson, Vicar of Banbury for Reverend
William Wilson (senior) of Over Morton House. Coursed squared marlstone with
ashlar dressings; plain-tile roofs. Combined nave and chancel, south porch, and
schoolroom on north side. Early-English style. 3-bay nave/chancel has chamfered
lancets with hood moulds, some in pairs, and the east window is a triplet of
graduated lancets; west gable wall has a pair of tall lancets flanking a wide
stepped buttress which rises to support a gabled bellcote. South porch has a
continuously-moulded arch and a gable parapet with apex cross and moulded
projecting kneelers. Schoolroom, in place of a north aisle, has similar lancets
and a shouldered doorway. Parallel steep-pitched roofs rise from ashlar eaves
coves. Interior: continuously-moulded 2-bay arcade leading to schoolroom;
painted decoration on chancel roof; C12 font from Over Morton Church incised
with chevrons; C19 fittings.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p635; VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, p115)

Listing NGR: SP4442531849

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