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place:- St John's Church
place:- Gamblesby Church
locality:- Gamblesby
parish Glassonby parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s; church
coordinates:- NY60973929
10Km square:- NY63

1Km square NY6039

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St John, Gamblesby -- Gamblesby -- Glassonby -- Cumbria / -- 15.3.2013
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St John, Gamblesby -- Gamblesby -- Glassonby -- Cumbria / -- 30.5.2007

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
CHURCH OF ST JOHN / / / GLASSONBY / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 73456 / NY6096839291
courtesy of English Heritage
Church. 1868 by C.J. Ferguson, not an ancient site. Hammer-dressed red sandstone on chamfered plinth, with string course and buttresses; graduated green slate roof with decorative ridge tiles; small broach spire has hung shaped green slates. C13 style 3-bay nave, single-bay apsidal chancel and north vestry. South entrance has plank door with engaged column surround and pointed head. Nave and chancel have lancet windows with chamfered surrounds, trefoil heads and pointed hood moulds; triple lancet west window with plate tracery. Interior has braced timber roof, early C20 pews and fittings. 5 east window lancets have non-figurative stained glass. Wooden pulpit on stone plinth. Carved wooden communion rail.

placename:- Church of St John
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- NY60963929
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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