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Latitude: 54.513 / 54°30'46"N
Longitude: -3.0451 / 3°2'42"W
OS Eastings: 332438
OS Northings: 513578
OS Grid: NY324135
Mapcode National: GBR 7J57.KZ
Mapcode Global: WH81S.6T7N
Entry Name: Wythburn Church
Listing Date: 3 March 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1144532
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72191
Location: St. John's Castlerigg and Wythburn, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12
Civil Parish: St John's Castlerigg and Wythburn
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: St John's in the Vale and Wythburn
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 31 SW ST JOHNS CASTLERIGG & WYTHBURN WYTHBURN
21/106 Wythburn Church
Parish church. 1640 on the site of an earlier chapel, with restoration of 1740
and 1872 addition. Painted rendered walls on projecting plinth stones, with
slate rubble additions, all under graduated greenslate roofs. 3-bay nave with
west open bellcote and slightly higher apse of 1872 and south vestry. C20
studded plank door and C20 2-light casement windows, all within plain reveals.
Triple lancet west window. Narrow round-headed windows in vestry and apse.
Interior has open timber roof on C17 trusses. Stained glass in west window
1888; that in apse by Henry Holiday, 1892 and Hugh Arnold, 1906. Late C19
furnishing and fittings.
Listing NGR: NY3243813578
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