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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade I Listed Building in Kingsthorpe, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.2612 / 52°15'40"N

Longitude: -0.9074 / 0°54'26"W

OS Eastings: 474668

OS Northings: 263116

OS Grid: SP746631

Mapcode National: GBR BW1.CD5

Mapcode Global: VHDRZ.7F4G

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 19 January 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232074

Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN2

County: Northamptonshire

District: Northampton

Town: Northampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Kingsthorpe

Built-Up Area: Northampton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Kingsthorpe St John the Baptist, St David and St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

725/9/59 THE GREEN
(North side)


Remains of original windows in walling of late Saxon or early Norman church. Late Norman nave of 3 bays circa 1170. Chancel partly circa 1220; with chapels extended eastwards and crypt built late C14. South chapel in existence circa 1180. Windows mainly mid C14. Early C15 west steeple. Restored 1851 and, with south porch rebuilt, 1863. Some poppy-head stalls. Jacobean pulpit. Fine carved wall monuments, to Edward Reynolds 1698, to Morgan family 1680.

Listing NGR: SP7466863116

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