CHURCH OF ST JOHN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1374085
Date first listed:
19-Mar-1962
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JOHN

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JOHN

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

County:
Staffordshire
District:
South Staffordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Lapley, Stretton and Wheaton Aston
National Grid Reference:
SJ 88674 11667

Details

SJ 81 SE STRETTON C.P. STRETTON

5/103 Church of St. John. 19.3.62

GV II*

Parish Church. C12 Chancel, altered when the remainder re-built in late C19. Random coursed red sandstone; steeply pitched roofs in handmade red tile over Chancel and banded with scalloped tiles elsewhere with verge parapets. South Porch, Nave without Aisles; Transepts and Chancel. Timber framed gabled porch, 3 bay Nave, in Lancets, West window two light pointed and rose window over; West gable surmounted by bell cote; slightly projecting lower transepts built into length of Nave; two light windows in early C14 style, Chancel C12, buttressed, small rounded arch windows to North and South sides with round arch priest's door to South; C14 reticulated three light window to East end. Interior: Pointed arch to Chancel, depressed pointed arches to transepts. Late C19 roof to Nave; corbelled arch braces to ties with strutted king posts, trussed rafters in Chancel of similar date. Piscina scalloped with flower ornament, corbels for effigies on East wall of Chancel, mediaeval mensa altar, C17 Laudian communion rail, late C19 octagonal stone font and octagonal timber box pulpit; simplified poppy head to choir stall bench ends. Oval slate plaque over South door. Carved stone C15 figure corbel by priest's door at time of re-survey. Pre-restoration drawing within Church.

Listing NGR: SJ8867411667

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
271580
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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