Deptford: St John

Deptford: St John
Record Type:
Church code:
Lewisham and Greenwich
Deptford, Saint. John with Holy Trinity

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: St Johns

Heritage At Risk Status

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

Approximate Date

Approximate Date:

Exterior Image

Exterior image of 637203 Deptford St John
Exterior image of 637203 Deptford St John
Photograph of the exterior of St John church Deptford taken 26 February 2018
Year / Date:
Dave Kelly
Dave Kelly

Summary Description

The church is composed of Kentish ragstone rubble with dressings of Bath stone and the roofs are slated throughout. The polygonal turret near the south west angle of the nave is capped with a stone spire. The tower is of three stages, the lowest of which is disproportionately short. It is supported by stepped angle buttresses and is crowned by a fine stone broach spire surmounted by a weather cock.

Visiting and Facilities

The church is open for worship.
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Church Website

Church Website:

Sources and Further Information

Dave Kelly (2018) Exterior image of 637203 Deptford St John [Digital Archive/Graphic material]
Exterior image of 637203 Deptford St John
Church of England (2021) A Church Near You [Digital Archive/Index]
View information on worship and access at this church
Church Buildings Council (2019) Church Bells 8 Bells [Archive/Index]
8 Bells