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Roman Catholic Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7649 / 52°45'53"N

Longitude: -0.881 / 0°52'51"W

OS Eastings: 475599

OS Northings: 319180

OS Grid: SK755191

Mapcode National: GBR BNX.L2K

Mapcode Global: WHFK0.FRPP

Entry Name: Roman Catholic Church of St John

Listing Date: 24 October 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264885

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426673

Location: Melton, Leicestershire, LE13

County: Leicestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Melton Craven

Built-Up Area: Melton Mowbray

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Melton Mowbray Team

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

(North Side)

Roman Catholic Church
of St John
SK 7519 2/75 24.10.50.


1840. Colvin suggests E J Willson architect whilst White's Directory 1846 attributes church to Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin. Red brick with stone dressings. Tiled roof. Decorated style. Gable end to street with bellcote. Angle buttresses. Stone string course carried over centre door. Centre window flanked by blind, ogee arched niches. Inside rear gallery and delicate chancel screen.

The Roman Catholic Church of St John forms a group with Nos 35 to 45 (odd) (the
latter are buildings of local interest).

Listing NGR: SK7559919180

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

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