Church of St John the Baptist

Cowes, United Kingdom

The Church of St. John the Baptist is a parish church located in Northwood, Isle of Wight. The church dates from the 12th century. The mid-19th century saw extensive restoration work carried out on the church. In 1864 the wooden tower and dormer window were both swept away. The restoration was completed in 1874. Despite this restoration work, the church still retains many of its original features including a Norman arch over the south doorway and a Jacobean pulpit.



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Founded: 12th century
Category: Religious sites in United Kingdom

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Alfred Jennings (3 years ago)
Wonderful church, well worth a visit!
Jon Cass #11 (3 years ago)
Perfect in Every way for a lovely wedding. Medina Community Choir topped off the occasion with a super quality performance. The vicar is so fab , highly recommend paying this church a visit.
julie seager (3 years ago)
Used to sing in the choir in the early 70's
Suzanne Peacey (4 years ago)
Lovely and peaceful
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