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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Leytonstone, London

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Latitude: 51.5688 / 51°34'7"N

Longitude: 0.0109 / 0°0'39"E

OS Eastings: 539466

OS Northings: 187459

OS Grid: TQ394874

Mapcode National: GBR LP.TNZ

Mapcode Global: VHHN4.4TMR

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 24 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357631

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206892

Location: Waltham Forest, London, E11

County: London

District: Waltham Forest

Electoral Ward/Division: Leytonstone

Built-Up Area: Waltham Forest

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Leytonstone St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Leytonstone E11
(north side)
- Church of St John the Baptist


Church, 1832-33. By E Blore. Alterations and additions 1893, 1902, 1910 and
1929. Gault brick stone dressings. Roughcast to south aisle; steeply pitched
slate roof to eaves. Nave, chancel, south east chapel dated 1909, low transepts;
south west tower, early English Gothic style, with Arts and Crafts Gothic south
aisles. Lancets to nave; no clerestory; 2-light plate tracery to south aisle,
alternate groups taller and rising up to form half dormers. Stepped lancets to
east end. Square tower, 3 stages, openwork parapet and pinnacles; clock to
second stage; entrance in south side. Interior not inspected. VCH.

Listing NGR: TQ3946687459

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

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