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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II* Listed Building in Badgworth, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2767 / 51°16'36"N

Longitude: -2.8876 / 2°53'15"W

OS Eastings: 338186

OS Northings: 153440

OS Grid: ST381534

Mapcode National: GBR JB.ZVRH

Mapcode Global: VH7CZ.W5TL

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 9 February 1961

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059138

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268744

Location: Badgworth, Sedgemoor, Somerset, BS26

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Badgworth

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


4/88 Churh of St John The Baptist



Parish church. C13, rebuilt C15, extensive restoration of c1860, Squared rubble, some render remaining to base of
tower, triple Roman tile roof, coped verges with cruciform finials. Two bay nave, 2 bay chancel, one, 2 and 3-light
Perpendicular window; one to chancel with primitive heads as label steps. Two stage unbuttressed tower, top stage of
c19 rebuild, large 2-light bell chamber windows, plain parapet. C16 south doorway, C17 door. Interior with encaustic
tiles to chancel; piscina; C12 rectangular font with a scalloped base; early C17 pulpit; early C19 wall mounument to
nave. Two windows with stained glass of the restoration. C19 pews.

Listing NGR: ST3818653440

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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