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Church of St Mary and St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Newtown, Hampshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3704 / 51°22'13"N

Longitude: -1.3172 / 1°19'1"W

OS Eastings: 447625

OS Northings: 163701

OS Grid: SU476637

Mapcode National: GBR 82C.3S8

Mapcode Global: VHCZK.3TZB

Entry Name: Church of St Mary and St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 16 May 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1339771

English Heritage Legacy ID: 138286

Location: Newtown, Basingstoke and Deane, Hampshire, RG20

County: Hampshire

District: Basingstoke and Deane

Civil Parish: Newtown

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Burghclere with Newtown

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

SU 46 SE NEWTOWN
2/3
16.5.66 Church of St Mary and
St John the Baptist

II

1865, by Woodger; on site of former church. Chancel, nave with north aisle of 3 bays, ending at the west in the tower (the bottom storey acting as a porch), vestry. Steep tile roofing. Walling in squared knapped flint with Bathstone dressings, of generally Decorated style, angle buttresses at each end, cill bands to the chancel, plinth. East and west windows are traceried, with smaller reticulated tracery on the south side, and small coupled cusped lancets to the aisle. The tower has 3 stages, with a broach spire, an octagonal stair turret to the bell chamber, and a pointed arch to the entrance. Within, the church is fairly plain, with enrichment to the chancel arch and capitals to the arcade circular columns, octagonal font, carved reredos, large brass candelabra.

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