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Church of Saint John of Beverley

A Grade I Listed Building in Harpham, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0387 / 54°2'19"N

Longitude: -0.3336 / 0°20'0"W

OS Eastings: 509228

OS Northings: 461583

OS Grid: TA092615

Mapcode National: GBR VP3R.L0

Mapcode Global: WHGD6.VRB8

Plus Code: 9C6X2MQ8+FH

Entry Name: Church of Saint John of Beverley

Listing Date: 20 September 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083345

English Heritage Legacy ID: 166899

Location: Harpham, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO25

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Harpham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Harpham St John of Beverley

Church of England Diocese: York

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4/40 Church of Saint John of


Church. C12 nave, early C14 chancel, late C14 west tower and north chapel,
chancel east window by Temple Moore, 1909. Ashlar, brick to chancel east
end, nave eaves, and south porch, lead roofs. West tower, 3-bay nave with
south porch, 2-bay chancel, north chapel. 3-stage west tower: triple-
chamfered plinth, angle buttresses with offsets, string-courses. Small
square-headed window to second stage, pointed belfry openings with
Y-tracery. Pointed double-chamfered west window with Perpendicular tracery.
Nave: small round-headed window to west, two 2-light windows with
Reticulated tracery under square heads to east. Chancel: chamfered plinth,
diagonal buttresses. Two 2-light windows with Reticulated tracery under
square heads. Square headed priest's door. East window of 3 lights with
ogee tracery in obtuse pointed arch under a hood-mould. Interior: nave has
west gallery, supported on 4 octagonal piers, with parapet faced with raised
and fielded panels. East jamb of earlier window partly concealed in south
wall. C18 pulpit with plain panels. Chancel: tomb recess in north wall.
Cusped ogee opening with stopped crocketed hood-mould. Alabaster tomb chest
with lid with inscribed figures of William de St Quintin and his wife, 1349;
sides with quatrefoil panels containing shields and flanking a crucifix.
North wall has memorial by J Wilton to Charlotte de St Quintin died 1762:
grieving angel with urn under pediment enriched with egg-and-dart. North
chapel: very fine brass to Sir Thomas de St Quintin, 1445 and another to Sir
Thomas de St Quintin and his wife, 1418; effigy of a lady, early C14, and a
wall memorial to Sir William de St Quintin, 1649, with Composite colonnettes
supporting a broken pediment with hatchment.

Listing NGR: TA0923561579

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