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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1264885
English Heritage Legacy ID: 426673
Location: Melton, Leicestershire, LE13
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
5305 THORPE END
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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