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Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Speen, West Berkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4125 / 51°24'44"N

Longitude: -1.3771 / 1°22'37"W

OS Eastings: 443420

OS Northings: 168343

OS Grid: SU434683

Mapcode National: GBR 81Q.DNV

Mapcode Global: VHCZB.2RVL

Plus Code: 9C3WCJ6F+X5

Entry Name: Church of St John

Listing Date: 16 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1220891

English Heritage Legacy ID: 394561

Location: Speen, West Berkshire, RG20

County: West Berkshire

Civil Parish: Speen

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Stockcross

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Description

SU 46NW SPEEN STOCKCROSS

6/10 Church Of St.John

- II

Church. 1839 with alterations by Sir Ninian Comper after 1904. Grey
vitrified brick with stone dressings; and slate roof. West tower, 3 bay nave,
transepts, chancel, north-east vestry and south porch. Lancet style. 3 stage
tower with parapet and corner pinnacles. Triple lancet bell chamber openings
and clock. Windows in deep reveals. Vaulted porch. Coped verges to roof with
kneelers. East window by Comper with depressed arch and panel tracery.
Interior. C17 Dutch chandelier. Other fittings by Comper: 2 oak kneeling
desks, pews, alabaster reredos, portland stone font and wrought iron chancel
screen. South transept fitted out by Comper as a memorial chapel. East window
and other glass by Comper. Mainly of interest for the Comper fittings.


Listing NGR: SU4342068343

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