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Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Doddington, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3822 / 52°22'55"N

Longitude: -2.5663 / 2°33'58"W

OS Eastings: 361548

OS Northings: 276171

OS Grid: SO615761

Mapcode National: GBR BS.R0WL

Mapcode Global: VH846.GDM4

Entry Name: Church of St John

Listing Date: 29 February 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383554

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483986

Location: Hopton Wafers, Shropshire, DY14

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Hopton Wafers

Built-Up Area: Doddington

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Doddington

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


HOPTON WAFERS

SO67NW DODDINGTON
582-1/1/127 Church of St John

II

Church. 1849. Ashlar.
PLAN: nave incorporating chancel, south porch and west tower.
EXTERIOR: nave east window and 4 windows on opposing side
walls all with mid C19 Gothic-style pointed arches with
enriched metal lattice casements. One south window covered by
south porch with arched entrance opening, diagonal buttresses
and semi-castellated parapet.
Tower: Romanesque-style round-headed window with simple
ornament at upper and lower stages. String courses. Clockface
in middle stage to south. Parapet with plain crenellation and
raised corner merlons, over weathered string courses.
INTERIOR: west gallery, and continuous nave and chancel. Pine
pews and carved chancel screen. Communion rail supported by
cast-iron enriched Gothic-style balustrade.
Design of the church is derived from that of St Michael,
Hopton Wafers (qv).

Listing NGR: SO6154876171

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

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