Shanklin: St Blasius

Name:
Shanklin: St Blasius
Record Type:
Church
Church code:
629147
Diocese:
Portsmouth
Archdeaconry:
Isle of Wight
Parish:
Shanklin

Statutory Designation Information

Listed Building?
This is a Grade II* Listed Building
View more information about this Listed Building on the National Heritage List for England web site
Scheduled Monument?
There is no Scheduled Monument within the curtilage or precinct

National Park

The church is not in a National Park

Conservation Area

The church is in the following Conservation Area: Shanklin

Heritage At Risk Status

On Heritage At Risk Register?
This church is not on the Heritage at Risk Register
 

Approximate Date

Approximate Date:
Medieval

Exterior Image

Exterior Photograph of 629147 Shanklin St Blasius
Caption:
Exterior Photograph of 629147 Shanklin St Blasius
Description:
Photograph Taken on 21 August 2015
Year / Date:
2015
Copyright:
Ian S
Originator:
Ian S

Summary Description

The church of St. Blasius (or St. John the Baptist) likely dates from the Twelfth Century. From the very beginning, the alternative dedications were recorded. Much of the church as we now see it dates from the time of major rebuilding in the Mid-19th Century.

Visiting and Facilities

The church is open for worship.
Work in progress - can you help?
 

Church Website

Church Website:
http://www.st-blasius-church.org.uk

Sources and Further Information

Isle of Wight Council (2011) Conservation Area information links https://www.iwight.com/azservices/documents/1322-Shanklin%20Conservation%20Area%20Page.pdf [Bibliography/Document]
Maps and Appraisal.
Church of England (2021) A Church Near You https://www.achurchnearyou.com/church/16793/ [Digital Archive/Index]
View information on worship and access at this church
Ian S (2015) Exterior Photograph of 629147 Shanklin St Blasius [Digital Archive/Graphic material]
Exterior Photograph of 629147 Shanklin St Blasius
Church Buildings Council (2019) Church Bells 1 Bell [Archive/Index]
1 Bell