Church of St John, Long Lane, Alkmonton - Derbyshire Dales

Simple mid-C19 church of field pebbles with decorative tiled roofs. Internally there is a rare, high quality, painted scheme; plaster ceilings are painted in imitation of timber, the chancel arch, window and door surrounds are painted in imitation of ashlar. There is a long history of structural movement.The National Lottery Heritage Fund grant aided extensive preliminary work in 2011. They subsequently awarded a Grant for Places of Worship in 2015 for repairs. External repairs completed in 2019 but it is unclear if internal repairs have been undertaken.

Church of St John, Long Lane, Alkmonton - Derbyshire Dales
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST JOHN
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II
    List Entry Number:
    1335021
    Local Planning Authority:
    Derbyshire Dales
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St John
    Street Name:
    Long Lane
    County:
    Derbyshire
    District / Borough:
    Derbyshire Dales
    Parish:
    Alkmonton
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Derbyshire Dales
    Region:
    Midlands

Assessment Information

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