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Church of St. Andrew

A Grade I Listed Building in Sherborne St. John, Hampshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2958 / 51°17'44"N

Longitude: -1.107 / 1°6'25"W

OS Eastings: 462358

OS Northings: 155566

OS Grid: SU623555

Mapcode National: GBR B62.NY5

Mapcode Global: VHD01.RPMH

Entry Name: Church of St. Andrew

Listing Date: 26 April 1957

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1339594

English Heritage Legacy ID: 139057

Location: Sherborne St. John, Basingstoke and Deane, Hampshire, RG24

County: Hampshire

District: Basingstoke and Deane

Civil Parish: Sherborne St John

Built-Up Area: Sherborne St John

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: The Sherbornes with Pamber

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

SU 65 NW
5/68
26.4.57


SHERBORNE ST JOHN
Church of St Andrew


I

Circa 1150, C13, C14, C16, C19. Norman nave, chancel of 1300 with windows
(replacements of lancets) of about 1340, Brocas Chapel on north side of chancel of
1420, north aisle of 1834 (with re-used C15 windows), west tower of about 1250
raised/restored 1834, south porch of 1533. Between the chancel and chapel is an altar
tomb with 2 carved figures (of about 1535) beneath a 4-centred panelled archway. The
chapel is richl y furnished with floor slabs, several C15 brasses, an east window
fitted with stained glass of different periods and origin, and a metal helm. There are
several wall monuments, hatchments and large Royal Coat of Arms of 1660. The pulpit
is dated 1634 and has a tester. The font is original, having a square bowl on a
circular shaft and 4 corner shafts, with a C17 cover. King-post roof. Externally, the
church has a tile roof, the eaves being raised in the C14. Walling is flint with some
plasterwork, and stone dressings, the porch being of red brickwork in English bond with
a Tudor doorway. Windows are mostly of 2 lights, cusped or with tracery (one
reticulated), the upper parts being original. The tower has fine stone ashlar features
of the restoration period, with the upper parts of the diagonal buttresses carried out
in red brickwork, the restored spire being topped with a golden ball.


Listing NGR: SU6271556115

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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