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Latitude: 52.6577 / 52°39'27"N
Longitude: -1.8554 / 1°51'19"W
OS Eastings: 409880
OS Northings: 306676
OS Grid: SK098066
Mapcode National: GBR 3CN.CQW
Mapcode Global: WHCGV.GGQC
Plus Code: 9C4WM45V+3V
Entry Name: Church of St John
Listing Date: 15 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1294770
English Heritage Legacy ID: 272729
Location: Wall, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14
Civil Parish: Wall
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Wall St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SK 00 NE WALL C.P. GREEN LANE
5/113 Church of St. John
Parish church. 1839 by Scott and Moffat. Pale yellow chisel finished
sandstone; tiled roofs on corbelled eaves with verge parapets. West
steeple, nave and chancel. Steeple: a square tower of approximately
3 stages on a plinth with 2 stage diagonal buttresses is chamfered
in at the last stage to form an octagonal base for the short spire;
single stage of small lucarnes and a small slit trefoil-headed window
over the pointed west door. Nave: of four bays on plinth and divided
by two stage buttresses; two-light, square-headed trefoil-light windows
to each bay. Chancel: lower than nave of similar details and of one
short bay; 3-light, labelled pointed, Perpendicular-style window with
panel tracery. Interior: plain-finished, plastered nave; single hammer
beam and arch braced roof with double purlins and exposed rafters.
Narrow, pointed chancel arch. Reading desk: fretted brasswork. Font:
stone, octagonal, on stand. The church is skilfully set at the top
of a rise making an attractive and prominent feature. B.O.E., p.291.
Listing NGR: SK0988006676
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