History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Hyde Godley, Tameside

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.4549 / 53°27'17"N

Longitude: -2.0643 / 2°3'51"W

OS Eastings: 395824

OS Northings: 395346

OS Grid: SJ958953

Mapcode National: GBR GX0H.W7

Mapcode Global: WHB9R.8F78

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 6 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068083

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212479

Location: Tameside, SK14

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Hyde Godley

Built-Up Area: Hyde (Tameside)

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Godley-cum-Newton Green St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

SJ 99 NE (north side)

4/23 Church of
St. John the

- 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

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.