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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II* Listed Building in White Ladies Aston, Worcester, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1725 / 52°10'21"N

Longitude: -2.1153 / 2°6'55"W

OS Eastings: 392209

OS Northings: 252703

OS Grid: SO922527

Mapcode National: GBR 2HT.L24

Mapcode Global: VH92W.9N2D

Plus Code: 9C4V5VFM+2V

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 11 February 1965

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258836

English Heritage Legacy ID: 445404

Location: White Ladies Aston, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR7

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: White Ladies Aston

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: White Ladies Aston with Churchill and Spetchley

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

WHITE LADIES ASTON

SO 95 SW WHITE LADIES ASTON

5/842
Church of St John the Baptist
11.2.65
II*

Parish church. C12 nave and chancel; circa C15 west bell-turret and nave roof; north aisle and vestry added in 1861; south porch added in 1864. Stone rubble with freestone dressings; weatherboarded timber-framed bell-turret and broach spire. Plain tile roofs. Chancel has small round-headed lancet on N and S sides and in east wall. C12 round-headed nave south doorway with imposts. 2-light south windows with straight heads. INTERIOR walls plastered. Plaster covered nave ceiling with circa C15 roof above with curved braces to the collars and common-rafter couples. The chancel roof is ceiled, but one queen-post truss is exposed. Deeply chamfered round chancel arch with imposts. 1861 3-bay north arcade. Timber-framed bell-turret on timber posts inside west end of nave, surmounted by timber broach spire; bell-frame intact. Medieval 12-sided font with ribs on the comers. C18 monuments on chancel walls. Victorian furnishings. SOURCE: Buildings of England, p.288.

Listing NGR: SO9220952703

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