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Parish Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Charfield, Wotton-under-Edge, South Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6274 / 51°37'38"N

Longitude: -2.406 / 2°24'21"W

OS Eastings: 371990

OS Northings: 192145

OS Grid: ST719921

Mapcode National: GBR JZ.8PGV

Mapcode Global: VH95F.7CW8

Plus Code: 9C3VJHGV+XH

Entry Name: Parish Church of St John

Listing Date: 5 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321195

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34640

Location: Charfield, South Gloucestershire, GL12

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Charfield

Built-Up Area: Charfield

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Charfield St John

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 79 SW CHARFIELD WOTTON ROAD, CHARFIELD (south
side)
2/19
Parish Church of St. John
-
II

Parish Church (Anglican). 1881-82 by W.W. Bethell of Bristol. Nave; north
aisle and north porch, chancel and north chapel, all in an Early English style.
Coursed, squared rubble with freestone dressings; pantile roof, catslide on
north aisle. North aisle: 2 gables; plain 3-light windows with trefoil heads.
Nave: two 3-light and one single light window, similar to north aisle. Timber
framed, gabled north porch. Shingled bellcote over west gable; broached spire.
Interior: 3 bay arcade of round piers with carved capitals; moulded chancel
arch, scalloped capitals. Timber framing of the bellcote is visible, consisting
of a hammer beam and an arch-braced truss. Font: Perpendicular style, octagonal.
Wrought iron candle brackets. A well detailed and intact small church with
'Arts and Crafts' details.


Listing NGR: ST7199092145

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

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