CHURCH OF SAINT JOHN THE EVANGELIST

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1113606
Date first listed:
24-Jul-1974
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF SAINT JOHN THE EVANGELIST, ST JOHN'S ROAD
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF SAINT JOHN THE EVANGELIST, WATLINGTON STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF SAINT JOHN THE EVANGELIST, ST JOHN'S ROAD
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF SAINT JOHN THE EVANGELIST, WATLINGTON STREET

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

District:
Reading (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SU 72296 73176

Details

WATLINGTON STREET 1. 5128 (East Gide) Church of St John the Evangelist SU 7273 7/354 24.7.74. II GV 2. Church of England. 1872-73 by W A Dixon. Large Early English style rock faced Kentish Rag Church with buf f and red sandstone dressings. South-west tower with angle buttresses and 2 light bell-stage openings. Gargoyles and machicoliation below brick spire with gables. Columned doorway at front of tower with carved lunette and applied crocketted gable over. Tripled west window, stilted arches. Half octogan turrets of different heights flank west front. Tall short nave and chancel, gabled aisle chapels. Stonework around foundation stone excavated in order to remove the foundation stone.

Listing NGR: SU7229673176

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
39226
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 15 Feb 2003
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