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Latitude: 53.5236 / 53°31'25"N
Longitude: -2.0374 / 2°2'14"W
OS Eastings: 397615
OS Northings: 402994
OS Grid: SD976029
Mapcode National: GBR GW6P.PL
Mapcode Global: WHB9C.PP0L
Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist
Listing Date: 6 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1356439
English Heritage Legacy ID: 212562
Location: Mossley, Tameside, OL5
Civil Parish: Mossley
Built-Up Area: Mossley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/06/2014
SD 90 SE
CARRHILL ROAD (north-west side)
Church of St. John the Baptist
(Formerly listed under CARHILL ROAD)
Church. 1878-9. Wild and Collins. Rock-faced stone with
ashlar dressings and slate roof. Nave and chancel under one
roof with south aisle, south-west tower, south vestry and
north porch. 6-bay nave and 2-bay chancel, separated on
north only by a taller buttress. 2-light nave and aisle
windows with geometrical tracery between weathered
buttresses. Cusped circular clerestory window. 5-light
east window, geometrical tracery. Twin-gabled vestry.
Coped gables. 3-stage tower with east door, angled
weathered buttresses, 2 lancet belfry openings and a broach
spire. Interior: aisle has been partitioned off to form a
chapel. Chamfered-arch nave arcade on circular columns with
moulded bases and capitals. Arch-braced roof trusses.
Polygonal stone font. Stained glass.
Listing NGR: SD9761502994
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