Church of St John, Jackson Lane, Darrington - Wakefield

Rock-faced magnesian limestone church dating to 1878 in C12 northern French style to designs of Sir Arthur Blomfield. Roofs, masonry and windows are in poor condition.

Church of St John, Jackson Lane, Darrington - Wakefield
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1135502
  • Local Planning Authority: Wakefield
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

  • Building Name: Church of St John
  • Street Name: Jackson Lane
  • Locality: Wentbridge
  • County: West Yorkshire
  • District / Borough: Wakefield
  • Parish: Darrington
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford
  • Region: Yorkshire

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II, CA

Contact Details

Zoe Kemp 01904 601911

Next steps

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