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St John the Baptist, Market Place

St John the Baptist, Market Place, Belton, Leicestershire LE12 9UH View on map

Parish church dating from 13th-15th centuries, heavily restored in the 19th century and having a tower and spire. Contains fine tomb monument to Roesia de Verdun dated 1248, the foundress of Grace Dieu Priory which had major restoration in 1912.


  • Grant Recipient: Parishioners of the Parish of Belton
  • Contact for access: Mrs M M Richardson
  • 01530 222379

Opening Arrangements

All year: daily dawn to dusk


In the centre of Belton village on B5324, 3 miles NW of Shepshed. Rail: Loughborough (5 miles).

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes