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Latitude: 51.8034 / 51°48'12"N
Longitude: -0.8642 / 0°51'51"W
OS Eastings: 478410
OS Northings: 212247
OS Grid: SP784122
Mapcode National: GBR C1J.Y1Y
Mapcode Global: VHDV3.YXZX
Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist
Listing Date: 21 December 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1118457
English Heritage Legacy ID: 42735
Location: Stone with Bishopstone and Hartwell, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, HP17
District: Aylesbury Vale
Civil Parish: Stone with Bishopstone and Hartwell
Built-Up Area: Stone
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Stone with Dinton and Hartwell
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 71 SE STONE CHURCH WAY
3/165 Church of St. John the Baptist
Parish Church. Stone. Tiled roof with ridge chesting. Norman nave and N.
doorway. C13 transepts. C14 W. tower with C19 saddleback roof, stair
turret to S.E., projecting parapet with carved corbel heads and gargoyles.
Restored C19, chancel 1845. Decorated style traceried S.aisle windows,
C19 S. porch over Norman door with zig-zag arch, capitals with palmette
and leaf motifs, lancet windows to transepts and chancel. Interior:
N. arcade is Norman with carved pier capitals, W. bay C13. C14 tower
arch. Font Norman, originally at Hampstead Norrey, Berks, brought
here in 1845. Cylindrical carved with interlace patterns and scene of
man fighting beast. Brasses in nave to William Gurney 1472 and Thomas
Gurney 1520. Benches with poppyheads in nave.
RCHM I p. 290 MON.2 (part).
Listing NGR: SP7841012247
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