SU6979 : Church of St John the Baptist, Kidmore End, Oxfordshire

taken 3 years ago, near to Kidmore End, Oxfordshire, Great Britain

Church of St John the Baptist, Kidmore End, Oxfordshire
Church of St John the Baptist, Kidmore End, Oxfordshire
1852. By Arthur Billing. Vestry added 1894. Knapped flint with stone dressings; plain tile roof. 4-bay nave with apse. Early English style. Gabled porch to right of centre with 2-centred arched doorway with glazed C20 double door. Single lancet to each bay except paired lancet to left. Octagonal apse with lancet window to each face. 2 lancet windows to west end with quatrefoil window above. Lancet windows to south side. Vestry in similar style under catslide roof. Gabled roof to nave with hipped roof to apse. Bellcote to west end gable. Interior: Stone octagonal font with carved panels to principal faces, on marble columns with stepped base. Stone pulpit with Salviati mosaic panels to left of apse arch. Organ to right of apse arch with painted decoration to pipes. Piscina to left of altar. Sedilia to right of altar. Reredos of blind trefoil arches to three sides of the apse. Ornamental glazed faience tiles to floor of apse. Wooden truss roof to nave. Painted brick vault to apse with decorated ribs. A small church with good fittings. (Buildings of England: 0xfordshire, p.672-3).

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Date Taken
Wednesday, 20 January, 2016   (more nearby)
Friday, 5 February, 2016
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Religious sites  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 698 793 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.5049N 0:59.7128W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 697 792
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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