CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1072757
Date first listed:
09-Mar-1984
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, MANCHESTER ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, MANCHESTER ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Lancashire
District:
Hyndburn (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 77214 26545

Details

ACCRINGTON MANCHESTER ROAD SD 72 NE BAXENDEN 5/24 Church of St. John the Baptist - - II

Church, 1877, by H. Varley. Snecked rock-faced stone, slate roof. Nave with aisles, 3-sided chancel, south tower with spire. Early English style. Three-stage tower with angle buttresses, a very prominent hollow-moulded cornice to the 2nd stage, octagonal belfry with a string course, octagonal spire with splayed base overhanging the belfry; on south side of tower an arched doorway of 3 orders (with 2 shafts which have carved fern-leaf capitals) under a gablet, with coupled cusped windows above. Buttressed 4-bay aisles have arched windows of 2 cusped lights with different tracery in the heads; nave has clerestory of triple-light windows. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD7721426545

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
183821
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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