CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1295575
Date first listed:
14-Jun-1964
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, MELBOURN STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, MELBOURN STREET

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
North Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Royston
National Grid Reference:
TL 35762 40678

Details

TL 3540 MELBOURN STREET (South Side) 729/1/1 Church of St John The Baptist 14.6.64 I

Originally church of Augustinian Priory, founded second half C12, converted to parish church after the Dissolution. C13 nave and aisles, C16 west tower, C19 chancel and east end of south aisle. Nave re-roofed early C16. C15 carved stone figures of St Thomas Becket and Madonna and Child. Richly carved C15 wood pulpit and lectern. C18 and C19 wall monuments, including carved monument 1732 and monument of 1834 with marble open book. Medieval octagonal font, with dummy arcades, in north aisle.



Listing NGR: TL3576240678

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
161827
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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