St John the Baptist, Clayton

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St John's Church, Clayton, West Sussex:

St John the Baptist, Clayton, West Sussex is a "little gem". Nestling below the South Downs it contains significant medieval frescoes covering most of walls. It is well worth a visit and usually open daily.

St John's is home to a friendly and welcoming congregation - to find out more, please visit our website

Parish Records: Most of our Parish Records are in the care of the West Sussex Records Office in Chichester



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The Rector Revd Alex Baxter
The Rectory
1 The Crescent
01273 875894 (Rector) or 01273 843985 (Hall Bookings)

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Wheelchair accessible toilets

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass Wall Paintings
Church Open 10am to 4pm daily
Hall for Hire Contact Mrs Sue Starling01273 842605
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A Church Near You ID (venue number): 4846
Diocesan ID: BK0411
Built: 1060
Architect: unknown
Style of worship: Traditional village church
Archdeaconry: HORSHAM (102)
Deanery: HURST (10204)
Benefice: Clayton w Keymer (10/084 X)
Parish Legal Name: Clayton with Keymer (100225 )
CofE Church Info: (610225 10/225)
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The current editor is: Alex Baxter

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This page was last updated on Monday 2nd October 2017
St John the Baptist : Underhill Lane, Clayton, West Sussex, BN6 9PJ - In a hamlet beneath the Jack and Jill Windmill

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