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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: CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

List entry Number: 1068083

Location

CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, HIGH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
TamesideMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Feb-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 212479

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History

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Details

HYDE HIGH STREET SJ 99 NE (north side) Godley 4/23 Church of St. John the Baptist

- II

Church. 1849-50 for the Church Commissioners by E.H. Shelland, tower 1878. Snecked stone with graduated slate roof. Nave, aisles, chancel and west tower. 4-bay aisles and 2-bay chancel. The aisles are roofed separately and each bay has a weathered buttress, a stone plinth and a 2-light window with bar tracery. Porch in bay 1. Diagonal buttresses to chancel and 3-light east window. The 3-stage tower has an octagonal corner stair turret of a slightly later date which is topped by a small spire. Stone plinth, diagonal buttresses, lancet openings, clock, 2-light belfry openings and castellated parapet with gargoyles. Interior: octagonal nave arcade columns with moulded bases and capitals. Double-chamfered chancel arch. Arch-braced roof trusses, wagon roof to chancel. Royal coat of arms above west door.

Listing NGR: SJ9582495346

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National Grid Reference: SJ 95824 95346

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