Church of St John the Baptist, Church Road, Boddington - South Northamptonshire

C13, C14 and C17 church, comprising aisled nave, chancel, south transept and C14 three-stage west tower, all of squared coursed ironstone. Square-headed windows to north and south and clerestories with reticulated, cusping and quatrefoil tracery. The four bay nave arcade has alternate round and octagonal piers. The nave roof of C19 has C14 corbels. Ground drainage is poor, church is damp internally. Hood moulds and other protective stonework are in poor condition; window tracery is spalling and needs conservation. A condition survey has been produced. The PCC is keen to effect repairs.

Church of St John the Baptist, Church Road, Boddington - South Northamptonshire
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1041214
  • Local Planning Authority: South Northamptonshire
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St John the Baptist
  • Street Name: Church Road
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • District / Borough: South Northamptonshire
  • Parish: Boddington
  • Parliamentary Constituency: South Northamptonshire
  • Region: East Midlands

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 I

Contact Details

Ben Robinson 01480 412107

Next steps

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