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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: PARISH CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTISH

List entry Number: 1188560

Location

PARISH CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTISH, WEST STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityBexleyLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 20-May-1953

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Dec-1980

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 198724

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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

WEST STREET 1. 5005 Erith Parish Church of St John the Baptist (formerly listed as Church of St John) TQ 5078 6/1 20.5.53 II* 2. Nave, chancel and west tower, largely C12 with some older work incorporated: later windows. South aisle C13; south chapel C15-16. Flint and stone walls. Nave arcade of 3 short round piers and double-chamfered arches. Heavy restoration in 1877, by Habershon and Pite, architects, included addition of south porch and north chapel and aisle. South chapel east window by Kempe 1905. C15 and C16 brasses. C16 and C17 monuments. In churchyard, monuments and tombs include memorials to John Harris, 1752 and to George William Brown, 1848. Wooden lychgate to south, not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TQ5076378725

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National Grid Reference: TQ 50763 78725

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