Church of St John and adjoining parish room, Washington Street, Workington - Allerdale

Built as a Chapel of Ease to the design of Thomas Hardwick in 1822 to 1823, with later C19 additions. Sandstone and slate construction with tetrastyle Tuscan portico. Deteriorating roofs and water ingress affecting ceilings.

Church of St John and adjoining parish room, Washington Street, Workington - Allerdale
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST JOHN AND ADJOINING COMMUNITY HALL
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1138257
  • Local Planning Authority: Allerdale
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Chapel

Location

  • Building Name: Church of St John and adjoining parish room
  • Street Name: Washington Street
  • Locality: Workington
  • County: Cumbria
  • District / Borough: Allerdale
  • Parish: Workington
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Workington
  • Region: North West

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*

Contact Details

Tim Wilkins 0161 242 1419

Next steps

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