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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II* Listed Building in Butley, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0989 / 52°5'55"N

Longitude: 1.4647 / 1°27'52"E

OS Eastings: 637394

OS Northings: 250165

OS Grid: TM373501

Mapcode National: GBR XRP.C4B

Mapcode Global: VHM87.BHNW

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 16 March 1966

Last Amended: 2 May 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030848

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285143

Location: Butley, East Suffolk, Suffolk, IP12

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Butley

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Butley St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


- (Formerly listed under General)

Parish Church. C12 core to nave. C14 Tower and C13 Chancel and south porch.
Church much restored in 1868. Square tower built of flint with ashlar quoins:
nave and chancel stuccoed on flint. Nave has thatched roof: chancel
plaintiled. The south doorway has one order of colonettes and arch with zigzag
moulding. The south porch has part of C13 former hood-mould with stiff-leaf
crockets. Tower has embattlemented flushwork and decorated2 light louvered
bell openings on all sides. C15 font is octagonal with four lions against the
stem and 4 lions and 4 angels against the bowl, C15 screen with one light
division and ogee arches.

Listing NGR: TM3739450165

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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