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Holbeach St John
 
Holbeach St John, church
Holbeach St John, church
Holbeach St John, church

The church of St John Baptist was built in 1839-40. It has a very small porch and a bellcote over the west gable.

September 2017

Holbeach St John, church
Holbeach St John, church
Holbeach St John, church
Holbeach St John, church

The architect of St John Baptist church was Robert Ellis of Fleet. It has a short chancel and is in Gothic style with pointed arch windows.

September 2017

Holbeach St John, church, Robert Ellis
Holbeach St John, church
Holbeach St John, church
Holbeach St John, church

The church is built in Gothic style using red brick laid in English bond with dentilated cornices and hood moulds over the windows.

Limestone is used for splays in the buttresses and in the construction of the bellcote.

September 2017

Holbeach St John, church
Holbeach St John, church, font
Holbeach St John, church, font
Holbeach St John, church, font

A relatively modern font, probably dating from the construction of the church in 1840.

September 2017

Holbeach St John, church, font
Holbeach St John, church, interior view
Holbeach St John, church, interior view
Holbeach St John, church, interior view

The interior of the church is plastered and whitewashed, It has a hammerbeam roof structure with crossed braces.

September 2017

Holbeach St John, church, interior