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Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Delabole, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6247 / 50°37'28"N

Longitude: -4.7306 / 4°43'50"W

OS Eastings: 206959

OS Northings: 84110

OS Grid: SX069841

Mapcode National: GBR N2.9W53

Mapcode Global: FRA 07ZF.2W6

Entry Name: Church of St John

Listing Date: 13 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143548

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68604

Location: St. Teath, Cornwall, PL33

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Teath

Built-Up Area: Delabole

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Teath

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST TEATH HIGH STREET, Delabole
SX 08 SE
4/163 Church of St John
- II

Church. Circa 1880. By Hine and Odgers. Snecked stone rubble with brick and
granite dressings. Steeply pitched slate roofs with bands of decorative fish scale
slates. Chancel roof lower than nave roof with lean-to roof to south aisle.
Plan: nave, chancel, 3 bay south aisle and vestry on north side of chancel. Entrance
in tower which is situated at the west end of the south aisle.
Exterior : Triple lancet windows to nave, chancel and south aisle. Gabled porch with
2-centred arch at west end of nave. Entrance in south side of tower at south west
corner of church ; tower of 2 stages with set back angle buttresses and pyramid roof.
2 centred arched openings and triple lancet belfry lights with slate louvres.
Interior: Rendered walls, painted in chancel. Scissor braced roof to nave and
chancel. 3-bay arcade to south aisle with squat piers and moulded capitals. Carved
octagonal font. C19 timber pulpit painted by Jack Bucknall, socialist vicar of
Delabole in the 1920s. C20 Delabole-slate altar and candlesticks.


Listing NGR: SX0695984110

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