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Church of St John

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hillingdon, London

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Latitude: 51.535 / 51°32'6"N

Longitude: -0.4599 / 0°27'35"W

OS Eastings: 506914

OS Northings: 182916

OS Grid: TQ069829

Mapcode National: GBR 1Z.W69

Mapcode Global: VHFT4.ZP63

Entry Name: Church of St John

Listing Date: 8 May 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080160

English Heritage Legacy ID: 202953

Location: Hillingdon, London, UB8

County: London

District: Hillingdon

Electoral Ward/Division: Uxbridge North

Built-Up Area: Hillingdon

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Hillingdon St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

804/23/386 ROYAL LANE
(East side)
Church of St John


Parish Church. C13 chancel arch, (only remaining part of earlier chancel) nave and aisles C14, West tower rebuilt in 1629, the building refurbished and transepts and chancel added by Sir G G Scott 1847-8, North east vestry of 1964 by H Norman Haines. Cruciform church with aisles, transepts and west tower. Coursed flint with freestone dressings and tiled roofs. Tower of 1629 in 4 stages with battlements and octagonal wooden cupola with bell and weathervane. Mainly traceried windows.
INTERIOR: C13 chancel arch with stiffleaf capitals on short stalks. Three bay C14 nave and aisles with octagonal piers with capitals and arch mouldings. North aisle roof C15 with main timbers supported by corbels with stone busts. Many monuments including large brass to Lord Strange 1509, monument with figures to Sir Edward Carr 1657, and splendid reclining figure to Henry Pagett Earl of Uxbridge 1743. C19 marble pulpit.

[ BOE "London 3: North West" pp 334-5.]

Listing NGR: TQ0691482916

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

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