Church of St John the Evangelist, Waterloo Road, Manchester - Manchester

Romanesque style, Paley and Austin Church built 1869 with soaring landmark square four stage tower with steeply pitched pyramid red clay tile roof. The church was closed for several years and the New Testament Church of God is undertaking repairs to the general fabric, addressing incomplete work and recent damage to the porch, together with interior improvements to the facilities.

Church of St John the Evangelist, Waterloo Road, Manchester - Manchester
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Site Details

  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1254832
  • Local Planning Authority: Manchester
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Chapel


  • Building Name: Church of St John the Evangelist
  • Street Name: Waterloo Road
  • Locality: Manchester
  • County: Greater Manchester
  • District / Borough: Manchester
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Blackley and Broughton
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
  • Previous Priority: E
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II*

Contact Details

Peter Barlow 0161 242 1428

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England