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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade I Listed Building in Northwood, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.7341 / 50°44'2"N

Longitude: -1.3017 / 1°18'5"W

OS Eastings: 449378

OS Northings: 92957

OS Grid: SZ493929

Mapcode National: GBR 89Y.V0N

Mapcode Global: FRA 8754.DQY

Plus Code: 9C2WPMMX+M8

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 17 August 1951

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222705

English Heritage Legacy ID: 418133

Location: Northwood, Isle of Wight, PO31

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Northwood

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Northwood St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Church of St John
The Baptist
SZ 49 SE 6/31 17.8.51.
C12 and later. Built of stone rubble. Victorian octagonal broached spire
with curved tiles. Nave, chancel and north and south aisles. Gabled south
porch with flint galleting. Norman south doorway with one order of shafts,
zig zag arch and hood moulding with chip carved motifs. Arcades have pointed
arches with a slight chamfer circa 1200. Mid C17 wooden pulpit. Three tablets
of cartouche type, 1761, 1689 and 1798. The churchyard contains some C18 headstones
with cherub motif, 2 table tombs and several early C19 chest tombs.

Listing NGR: SZ4937792958

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