Church of St John the Baptist, Holland Road, Kensington W14 - Kensington and Chelsea

Early English style church dating from 1874-1911 by J Brooks and JS Atkins architects. The church has slate pitched roofs, coursed rubble walling with Bath stone dressings and a large rose window at the west end. Extensive repairs to the roofs, high level masonry and rainwater goods were completed in early 2015, grant-aided by the Heritage Lottery Fund and Historic England. Works to repair the west end roofs and masonry, grant-aided by the Heritage Lottery Fund, were completed in 2017. Further roof repairs are required.

Church of St John the Baptist, Holland Road, Kensington W14 - Kensington and Chelsea
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Church Of St John The Baptist
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1080593
  • Local Planning Authority: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

  • Building Name: Church of St John the Baptist
  • Street Name: Holland Road
  • Postcode: W14
  • Locality: Kensington
  • County: Greater London
  • District / Borough: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Kensington
  • Region: London

Assessment Information

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

Contact Details

Tracey Craig 020 7973 3756

Next steps

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