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Church of St John Evangelist

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen

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Latitude: 53.7507 / 53°45'2"N

Longitude: -2.4821 / 2°28'55"W

OS Eastings: 368307

OS Northings: 428362

OS Grid: SD683283

Mapcode National: GBR CT32.F7

Mapcode Global: WH96V.VZ7K

Plus Code: 9C5VQG29+75

Entry Name: Church of St John Evangelist

Listing Date: 28 November 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1239170

English Heritage Legacy ID: 416939

Location: Blackburn with Darwen, BB1

County: Blackburn with Darwen

Electoral Ward/Division: Shear Brow

Built-Up Area: Blackburn

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin and St Paul Blackburn

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

Church of St John Evangelist
SD 6828 SW 4/30 28.11.51.
No longer in Ecclesiastical use. 1789. Vestry added 1865 by J Brindley, galleries
and chancel additions 189l. Good west tower in 4 stages, rusticated below on
lowest square stage, 1st storey with chamfered corners, 2nd (belfry) octagonal
with Doric columns at the angles, and top stage also octagonal. A Venetian type
west window. Pedimented Venetian windows on side walls, with semi-circular
clerestory lights.

Church of St John and Nos 25 to 31 (odd) form a group with Nos 51 and 53
James Street.

Listing NGR: SD6830728362

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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