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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ST JOHN'S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH

List entry Number: 1039749

Location

ST JOHN'S ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, BRIDGE STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireNorthamptonDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 19-Jan-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 231954

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

BRIDGE STREET 1. 5327 (East Side) Saint John's Roman Catholic Church SP 7560 SW 3/6 19.1.52 GV 2. Former chapel of the medieval Hospital of Saint John, founded circa 1138. Mainly C15 and C16 with early C14 east window. Rectangular plan, coursed rubble walls, C15 on west with large traceried window, late C16 or early C17 on north. South wall rebuilt circa 1853-4 with pair of 2 light windows of C14 type. West doorway with original 2 fold panelled doors, 2 centred nearly semi-circular arch, square label moulding enclosing quatrefoil spandrels. VCH, II, 156-9, III, 59-6O.

Saint John's Roman Catholic Church and hall form a group.

Listing NGR: SP7542660187

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Ryland, W, Adkins, D, Sejeantson, R, The Victoria History of the County of Northampton, (1906), 156-9
Ryland, W, Adkins, D, Sejeantson, R, The Victoria History of the County of Northampton, (1930), 59-60

National Grid Reference: SP 75426 60187

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