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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II* Listed Building in Curbridge, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.777 / 51°46'37"N

Longitude: -1.5204 / 1°31'13"W

OS Eastings: 433182

OS Northings: 208811

OS Grid: SP331088

Mapcode National: GBR 6VR.DG2

Mapcode Global: VHC01.LLKM

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 17 October 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368232

English Heritage Legacy ID: 252135

Location: Curbridge, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX29

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Curbridge

Built-Up Area: Curbridge

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Witney

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

CURBRIDGE BRIZE NORTON ROAD
SP3308 (North side)
16/350 Church of St. John the Baptist

- II*

Church. 1906, by Nicholson and Corlette. Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar
quoins and aisled nave. Arts and Crafts Mediterranean style. Pointed lancets to
one-bay chancel. chimney-like belfry adjoins south aisle, which has row of
chamfered polygonal lights beneath eaves; similar smaller belfry adjoins porch,
which has chamfered round-arched doorway with imposts and lean-to to left. 3
lancets to north wall of nave. West gable has nowy headed hood mould above round
window and chamfered one-light windows. Interior: C13-style triple piscina.
Pulpit and low chancel screen, have painted decoration and bench ends, and choir
stalls have similar moulded candelabra. Octagonal font with carved lid. Boarded
roof has painted tie beams, ribs and ashlar plates. Early C20 stained glass.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p567)


Listing NGR: SP3318208811

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