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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II* Listed Building in Elton, Stockton-on-Tees

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Latitude: 54.55 / 54°33'0"N

Longitude: -1.3803 / 1°22'48"W

OS Eastings: 440184

OS Northings: 517372

OS Grid: NZ401173

Mapcode National: GBR LHST.ZQ

Mapcode Global: WHD6X.RWXR

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 16 November 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139261

English Heritage Legacy ID: 59258

Location: Elton, Stockton-on-Tees, TS21

County: Stockton-on-Tees

Civil Parish: Elton

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Elton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(North side)


Church of St John
16.11.67 the Baptist


Rebuilt 1841 using masonry from original church of C12-C13. Coursed rubble,
slated roof, sympathetic early lancet style. Nave, chancel, bellcote. South
doorway and chancel arch Norman with chevron and beakhead moulding, arch over
vestry door with nailhead. Rood screen and figures 1907 by Sir Ninion Comfer.
Early C14 effigy of knight. Sutton memorial tablet of 1792.

Listing NGR: NZ4018417372

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