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Parish Church of St John

A Grade II* Listed Building in Harrogate, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0082 / 54°0'29"N

Longitude: -1.5368 / 1°32'12"W

OS Eastings: 430452

OS Northings: 457007

OS Grid: SE304570

Mapcode National: GBR KQQ2.2X

Mapcode Global: WHC8F.CJD3

Entry Name: Parish Church of St John

Listing Date: 4 February 1975

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315827

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329867

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Town: Harrogate

Electoral Ward/Division: Bilton

Built-Up Area: Harrogate

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bilton St Luke and St John

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 3057
ELM TREE AVENUE, Bilton
700/4/43
Parish Church of St John
4.2.75

GV II*

Parish church. 1851-57, re-ordered c1970. Designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott. Gothic Revival style. Nave of 5 bays, 2 bay chancel, aisles and west tower designed to carry a spire which was never built. Graduated green slate roof with corbelled eaves. Grit stone ashlar with contrasting colour ashlar dressings. Aisles with lancet windows; 2 light clerestory windows; sanctuary windows in blind arcade with 3 tall lancets at east end with stained glass by Grace. INTERIOR: Arcade piers with stiff leaf and naturalistic foliage. Open timber roof with trefoil trusses. Internal arrangements recently altered with organ transferred to west end. South porch with arched entrance with receding orders with naturalistic foliage.

Listing NGR: SE3045257007

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