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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Stock and Bradley, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.2403 / 52°14'25"N

Longitude: -2.0216 / 2°1'17"W

OS Eastings: 398618

OS Northings: 260233

OS Grid: SO986602

Mapcode National: GBR 2H4.KPL

Mapcode Global: VH9ZZ.XY3G

Plus Code: 9C4V6XRH+48

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 28 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081660

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148446

Location: Stock and Bradley, Wychavon, Worcestershire, B96

County: Worcestershire

Civil Parish: Stock and Bradley

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Stock and Bradley, St John Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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1/172 Church of St John the

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Parish church. 1864-1865 by W J Hopkins. Sandstone, machine tile roof.
Chancel, nave, tower in north-east angle between chancel and nave. Tower:
three stages with stone broach spire, two ogee-headed windows to belfry
stage, first stage has a single ogee-headed window to each side. Chancel:
two bays, a trefoil headed window to east bay; east window: three trefoiled
lights under 2-centred head with label. Nave: three bays with a pair of
trefoiled windows to two east bays; west bay filled by gabled north porch;
west window: rose window under 2-centred head with label and engaged shafts
to responds. Interior: chancel arch: 2-centred of two orders, the inner
order is chamfered and dies into the responds; tower arch: segmental pointed
of two orders. Roofs: chancel: two bays, trusses arch braced; nave: scissor
braced common rafter/collar roof with ashlar pieces. Fittings: plain pews,
low stone pulpit to south-west corner of chancel; fragments of two medieval
tomb slabs set in floor of porch. The church stands on the site of a medieval
chapel. The chapelry of Bradley, a part of Fladbury, was made a parish in
1862. (VCH 3, pp 362-363; BoE p 95).

Listing NGR: SO9861860233

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