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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade I Listed Building in St Michael's, Coventry

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Latitude: 52.4087 / 52°24'31"N

Longitude: -1.5154 / 1°30'55"W

OS Eastings: 433059

OS Northings: 279081

OS Grid: SP330790

Mapcode National: GBR HDM.2K

Mapcode Global: VHBWY.PQ6B

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 5 February 1955

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342889

English Heritage Legacy ID: 218480

Location: Coventry, CV1

County: Coventry

Electoral Ward/Division: St Michael's

Built-Up Area: Coventry

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Coventry St John Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SP 3379 SW COVENTRY FLEET STREET

833/4/111 Church of St John the Baptist

5.2.55 I

Founded 1343, restored 1608. Nave, aisles, central tower, chancel, north and south chapels. Clerestory to nave and chancel. Restored by Sir G G Scott, 1875-7, adding flying buttresses and battlemented parapets, new pulpit and reredos.
Bibliography: The Victoria History of the Counties of England (H Arthur Doubleday and William Page). The Victoria History of the County of Warwick (H Arthur Doubleday and William Page), 1969, Vol. 8, Page(s) 337~339.

Listing NGR: SP3306279083

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