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© Mr Steve Davis

IoE Number: 57931
Location: CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST, CHURCH STREET (west side)
  BOLLINGTON, MACCLESFIELD, CHESHIRE
Photographer: Mr Steve Davis
Date Photographed: 25 April 2005
Date listed: 09 December 1983
Date of last amendment: 09 December 1983
Grade II

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SJ 97 NWBOLLINGTONCHURCH STREET(West Side)2/14Church of St. John theBaptist.

SJ 97 NW BOLLINGTON CHURCH STREET (West Side) 2/14 Church of St. John the Baptist. II Church: 1832-4 by Hayley and Brown for the Church Commissioners. Hammer-dressed buff sandstone with ashlar dressings, and Welsh slate roof. The church has a 5-bay nave, short chancel, west tower and small vestry at the east. Bays of nave, divided by set-back buttresses, have tall splayed 2-light windows with Y-tracery, under a continuous label mould. Embattled parapets. Nave ends in octagonal buttresses with pointed finials. Similar buttresses to chancel which has a triple lancet window. 4-stage tower has similar corner buttresses and on flanking walls. Rebated pointed west doorcase has a 3-light window with intersecting tracery above. 3rd stage has a clock and 4th stage louvred bell openings similar to nave windows. Embattled top. Interior: Galleries on 3 sides, erected 1854, have lancet moulded panels, and are supported on clusters of 4 thin iron columns. Remainder of interior altered.

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