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Latitude: 51.8186 / 51°49'6"N
Longitude: -0.2052 / 0°12'18"W
OS Eastings: 523808
OS Northings: 214852
OS Grid: TL238148
Mapcode National: GBR J8V.WFV
Mapcode Global: VHGPD.DKD7
Entry Name: The Parish Church of St John
Listing Date: 29 December 1950
Last Amended: 4 November 1980
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1296517
English Heritage Legacy ID: 158247
Location: Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL8
District: Welwyn Hatfield
Town: Welwyn Hatfield
Electoral Ward/Division: Sherrards
Built-Up Area: Welwyn Garden City
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Digswell
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
5260 MONKS RISE
The Parish Church of
(formerly listed as
Church of St John,
TL 21 SW 1/2 29.12.50
Originally a small church mainly of circa 1200, much altered 1811 and restored 1874-6,
now with a large extension of 1960-62 by John Glanfield. Exterior rendered. Lady
chapel and crenellated tower of circa 1530. Windows of 2 lights with rectangular
dripmoulds. Interior retains a plain arch of circa 1200 in the chancel, which has
a C13 picsina. Geometrical blank tracery in the north aisle of circa 1290 probably
the remains of a memorial. Remains of a rood screen of circa 1540. Good C15 and
C16 memorial brasses. (RCHM, VCH, NMR).
Listing NGR: TL2380814852
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