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Church of St John Evangelist

A Grade II Listed Building in Knotty Ash, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4161 / 53°24'58"N

Longitude: -2.8912 / 2°53'28"W

OS Eastings: 340861

OS Northings: 391406

OS Grid: SJ408914

Mapcode National: GBR 7SK.JD

Mapcode Global: WH878.KDFG

Entry Name: Church of St John Evangelist

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359866

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359605

Location: Liverpool, L14

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Knotty Ash

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Knotty Ash St John

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

SJ 4091

Church of St. John Evangelist



Church. Nave, aisles and west tower 1835-7. Chancel and
south chapel 1890; Aldridge and Deacon. Stone with slate
roof. West tower has octagonal turrets and pinnacles.
Tudor arched entrance, doors with pointed panels. 2-light
west window. 3-face clock and 2-light bell openings.
Embattled parapet and needle spire. Flanking gabled bays
with diagonal buttresses and 3-light windows with
Perpendicular tracery. Aisles have 3-light windows between
shallow buttresses. Pinnacles missing. Gabled organ loft
with 3-light window and vestry to north of chancel. 5-light
chancel east window and 4-light south chapel window.
Interior has Perpendicular arcades and coffered ceiling.
West gallery across nave and aisles. Wooden screens to
chapel and chancel. Chancel roof has arch-braced tie beams
on angle corbels, north angle has central window by Morris
and Co.

Listing NGR: SJ4086191406

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

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