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Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Clayton, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.7838 / 53°47'1"N

Longitude: -1.8214 / 1°49'16"W

OS Eastings: 411866

OS Northings: 431958

OS Grid: SE118319

Mapcode National: GBR J2P.J5

Mapcode Global: WHC9F.Z5V2

Plus Code: 9C5WQ5MH+GC

Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 9 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184482

English Heritage Legacy ID: 336079

Location: Clayton, Bradford, BD14

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Clayton

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Clayton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Clayton BD14

Church of St John the Baptist


Built 1849-50, designed by Mallinson and Healey. Ashlar faced. Tall nave with clerestory, low aisles and transepts, chancel. Square tower at west end with clasping buttresses. Reticulated and panel tracery windows with drip moulds. Tower has 2 light belfry openings. Crenellated parapets, large reticulated west windows to gable ends of the aisles. The location of the church and the feature of the tower make St John's the dominant feature of the townscape.

Listing NGR: SE 11866 31958

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