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Latitude: 52.618 / 52°37'4"N
Longitude: -1.1119 / 1°6'42"W
OS Eastings: 460224
OS Northings: 302621
OS Grid: SK602026
Mapcode National: GBR FMR.GD
Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.WGQ9
Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist
Listing Date: 14 March 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074035
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188621
Location: Leicester, LE2
County: City of Leicester
Unitary Authority Ward: Castle
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Emmaus Team
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
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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