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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Gastard, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4152 / 51°24'54"N

Longitude: -2.1672 / 2°10'1"W

OS Eastings: 388468

OS Northings: 168476

OS Grid: ST884684

Mapcode National: GBR 1RP.BWK

Mapcode Global: VH96J.DP4H

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 1 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 315274

Location: Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Corsham

Built-Up Area: Gastard

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Gastard

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

ST 86 NE
3/246 Church of St. John the Baptist

Anglican Parish Church, 1912 by C.E. Ponting, coursed rubble stone
with stone-tiled roof. West tower. Nave and chancel under
continuous roof with coped east gable and cross finial. Free
Perpendicular Gothic. Squat 2-stage west tower with flush quoins,
pointed arched west door, dripcourse at bell-stage with 3-light
segmental-pointed west window above with hoodmould. Upper
dripcourse under parapet, slightly gabled to west and east.
Outside stairs on south side to bell-chamber. Nave has four 2-
light flat-headed windows divided by flat buttresses. Moulded
eaves between buttresses. Chancel is narrower, with taller walls,
one 3-light north window, 3-light pointed east window and south
side porch projected beyond nave wall with roof continued down
over. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST8846868476

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