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Church of St John Evangelist

A Grade II* Listed Building in Whitwell-on-the-Hill, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0838 / 54°5'1"N

Longitude: -0.8944 / 0°53'39"W

OS Eastings: 472422

OS Northings: 465889

OS Grid: SE724658

Mapcode National: GBR QP66.4T

Mapcode Global: WHFBM.7MB3

Entry Name: Church of St John Evangelist

Listing Date: 15 July 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149602

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329555

Location: Whitwell-on-the-Hill, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Whitwell-on-the-Hill

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Whitwell St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/65 Church of St. John


Church. 1858-60 by G.E. Street. Sandstone ashlar, plain tile roof. 2-bay nave with
South porch, 2-bay chancel with tower to south and vestry to north. In High Victorian
Gothic style. West front: 4 lancets with cusped heads beneath rose window containing
cinquefoils. Pointed south door with fine decorative wrought-iron hinges flanked by
attached shafts with stylised foliage capitals. 3-light pointed windows to nave.
2-stage tower with semi-circular staircase turret to west and cusped lancets. Twin
belfry openings with plate tracery roundels above. Broach spire with lucarnes. Chancel:
2-light pointed windows with quatrefoil roundels. Vestry: 3 cusped lancets beneath
quatrefoil roundel. East end: 3-light window with 3 traceried roundels in head. Interior
contains 5-panel reredos, pulpit and font, all with marble inlay.

Listing NGR: SE7242265889

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