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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: 1074035

Location

CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, CLARENDON PARK ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
City of LeicesterUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Mar-1975

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 188621

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History

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Details

SK 60 SW LEICESTER CLARENDON PARK ROAD (South east side)

718/18/228 CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

14.3.75 II* (star)

Parish church. 1884-85 by Joseph Goddard of Goddard, Paget and Catlow. Red brick with dressings and bands of Bath stone. Steep-pitched tile roof with a slender fleche. No tower. Very tall nave with tall plate-traceried windows. Short transept with small rose windows, low passage aisles. INTERIOR: Very good interior of yellow brick and ashlar with segmental arcade to aisle passages, arcade above gallery at west end, timber roof. East end with low open galleries carried on trefoil arcade. This church was commissioned by Miss Sarah Barlow, and it cost ?8,500. The land cost ?1,000 and was paid for by public subscription.



Listing NGR: SK6022402621

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National Grid Reference: SK 60224 02621

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