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Church of St John the Evangelist

A Grade II Listed Building in Hoylandswaine, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5431 / 53°32'35"N

Longitude: -1.6094 / 1°36'33"W

OS Eastings: 425982

OS Northings: 405228

OS Grid: SE259052

Mapcode National: GBR KW6G.CM

Mapcode Global: WHCBQ.76WN

Entry Name: Church of St John the Evangelist

Listing Date: 27 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315075

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334044

Location: Penistone, Barnsley, S36

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Penistone

Built-Up Area: Hoylandswaine

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hoylandswaine St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(west sides),
Hoyland Swaine
Church of St. John
the Evangelist


Church. 1869. By W. H. Crossland. Tooled squared stone. Slate roof.
West tower, three-bay nave with south porch and lean-to north aisle. Two-bay
chancel with north vestry. Gothic revival in Decorated style. Three-stage
west tower with reducing, angle buttresses. 3-light west window. Large,
paired, bell-chamber openings, louvred and with deep, hollow-chamfered
reveals. Crocketed corner pinnacles. Stair tower on south side. 2-light
nave windows, paired to bay 2, with traceried heads. Similar, shorter
chancel windows. Similar 3-light east window. Square-headed north aisle
windows of 2-lights.

Interior: three bay arcade to north on short octagonal piers, except that to
left which is round. Wagon roof to nave and chancel, with scissor bracing to
nave apex.

Listing NGR: SE2598205228

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