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Church of St John the Evangelist

A Grade II* Listed Building in Woodley, Wokingham

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Latitude: 51.457 / 51°27'25"N

Longitude: -0.8954 / 0°53'43"W

OS Eastings: 476839

OS Northings: 173692

OS Grid: SU768736

Mapcode National: GBR C5R.NF7

Mapcode Global: VHDWV.FMGX

Entry Name: Church of St John the Evangelist

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136276

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41494

Location: Woodley, Wokingham, RG5

County: Wokingham

Civil Parish: Woodley

Built-Up Area: Woodley

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Woodley St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

WOODLEY CHURCH ROAD (west side)
SU 77 SE
5/40 Church of St. John the
26.1.67 Evangelist

G.V. II*

Parish Church. 1873 by H. Woodyer. Flint with stone dressings and tile
gabled roof. 4 bay nave, chancel, north aisle, south porch in the
westernmost bay of the nave with a large 2-tier stone bellcote above.
Windows diamond leaded, lancet on north aisle, 3-light in nave, 2-light
stained glass in chancel, all in plate tracery. Interior:- North arcade
of circular columns with moulded capitals, tall stone tripartite chancel
screen with moulded capitals to slim columns, and delicate low wrought
iron screen. Stone octagonal pulpit with base of moulded arches and
colonnettes. Stone font with similar base. Arched braced collar roof
trusses on corbel brackets, with side purlins, king posts and wind braces,
those in the chancel cusped. B.O.E. (Berkshire) p.311. V.C.H. p.222.


Listing NGR: SU7683973692

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