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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Ainstable, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8185 / 54°49'6"N

Longitude: -2.6637 / 2°39'49"W

OS Eastings: 357446

OS Northings: 547270

OS Grid: NY574472

Mapcode National: GBR 9DVQ.3H

Mapcode Global: WH91R.14TX

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 3 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144838

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73433

Location: Ainstable, Eden, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Ainstable

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Renwick All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 57450 47270 AINSTABLE CROGLIN
NY 54 NE


4/6 Church of St John
the Baptist

II

Church. 1878 by J Howison of Edinburgh, on medieval site. Rusticated red
sandstone ashlar on chamfered plinth; graduated green slate roof, coped gables
with cross finials and kneelers. 4-bay nave, 3-bay chancel. West bellcote,
south porch and north vestry. Windows and entrance are in shafted neo-Norman
style with zigzag arches. West wall has clock with inscription dated 1868 and
bells above dated 1772. Interior has open timber roof and early C20 fitments.
Chancel has neo-Norman zigzag arch. East window of stained glass by Lavers &
Westlake. Coloured prints on walls by the Fitzroy Picture Society. Wooden
muniment chest and small carved graveslab of C12 inscribed Hisabella.


Listing NGR: NY5744647270

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