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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Cookham, Windsor and Maidenhead

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Latitude: 51.5582 / 51°33'29"N

Longitude: -0.7444 / 0°44'40"W

OS Eastings: 487137

OS Northings: 185115

OS Grid: SU871851

Mapcode National: GBR D63.BKX

Mapcode Global: VHDWK.13S9

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 22 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117570

English Heritage Legacy ID: 40822

Location: Cookham, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL6

County: Windsor and Maidenhead

Civil Parish: Cookham

Built-Up Area: Cookham

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Cookham Dean

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


SU 88 NE COOKHAM CHURCH ROAD
(east side)
Cookham Dean

2/13 Church of St. John the Baptist

II

Parish Church: 1849 by R. C. Carpenter in an early C14 style. South chapel added c1866.
Flint with stone dressings; slate gabled and coped roof. Nave, chancel, south aisle, south
porch and bellcote. Plinth, angled and square buttresses. Timber gabled porch with cusping
and carved bargeboard. South front: 2-light windows with cusped tracery with square heads
and labels on aisle. Similar but with 2-centred arch on south chapel, with mask and foliage
labels. East front: 3-light window with reticulated tracery. West front: 2-light Window
with cusped tracery. Interior: plain, white. 4 bay nave, arch braced collar roof. 2 bay
chancel, similar roof but with thin arched wind braces to side purlins. 4 bay arcade to south
aisle with alternate round and octagonal columns, moulded capitals and bases. Stained glass
window of 1893 in north wall by Kempe.

B.O.E. (Berkshire) p.123.


Listing NGR: SU8713785115

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