St John the Baptist's Church, Smallwood
|St John the Baptist's Church, Smallwood|
St John the Baptist's Church, Smallwood, from the northeast
|OS grid reference||SJ 806 602|
|Location||Church Lane, Smallwood, Cheshire|
|Website||St John the Baptist, Smallwood|
|Dedication||Saint John the Baptist|
|Heritage designation||Grade II|
|Designated||26 March 1987|
|Architect(s)||Charles and James Trubshaw|
|Materials||Sandstone, slate roofs|
|Rector||Revd Jonathan David Sharples|
St John the Baptist's Church, Smallwood, is located in Church Lane, Smallwood, Cheshire, England. It is an active Anglican parish church in the deanery of Congleton, the archdeaconry of Macclesfield, and the diocese of Chester. Its benefice is combined with those of St Mary, Astbury, and All Saints, Somerford. The church is designated by English Heritage as a Grade II listed building.
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The church is constructed in yellow sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings and has slate roofs. Its plan consists of a nave, a southwest porch, a chancel, and a northwest vestry. On the west gable is a single bellcote. The windows are lancets, some of which contain Y-tracery. At the east end is a triple stepped lancet window. At the corners of the church are angle buttresses. Inside the church is a hammerbeam roof.
- St John the Baptist, Smallwood, Church of England, retrieved 22 March 2012
- Church of St John the Baptist, Smallwood (1330068). National Heritage List for England. English Heritage. Retrieved 22 March 2012.
- Hartwell, Clare; Hyde, Matthew; Hubbard, Edward; Pevsner, Nikolaus (2011) , Cheshire, The Buildings of England, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, p. 585, ISBN 978-0-300-17043-6