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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: FORMER CHURCH OF ST JOHN

List entry Number: 1270749

Location

FORMER CHURCH OF ST JOHN, HEXHAM WAY

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

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityShrewsbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 30-May-1969

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Nov-1995

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 457293

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History

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Details

SHREWSBURY

SJ51SW HEXHAM WAY, Sutton 653-1/5/779 Former Church of St John 30/05/69 (Formerly Listed as: SUTTON ROAD, Sutton Former Church of St John)

II*

Former chapel, now disused. C13 with C17 and early C19 modifications. Sandstone random rubble with some brickwork and plain tiled roof. Single cell forming the chancel of a once larger structure. West wall largely a C19 infill. Remains of sandstone walling each side, part squared, but the lower courses rough as if cut away. Main part of wall is brick, with wood interlocking tracery to window, and small doorway beneath the window with plain wood case. 3 hollow chamfered lancet lights in north wall, 3 splayed lancets to south, the outer windows with round-arched heads each side of a square headed central light. Each side wall clearly raised in squared rubble. Stepped lancet windows in east wall. INTERIOR: the crude stone bowl font survives, and a single early C17 roof truss, with moulded tie beam, collar and splat struts.

Listing NGR: SJ5026010472

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National Grid Reference: SJ 50260 10472

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