St John The Baptist's Church, Wateringbury  Church

Image Source: John Vigar


An unpromising exterior of render, nineteenth century stonework and a thundering road do not fill the visitor with glee. However, the church is worthy of a visit and is usually open.



Church Data


1851 Census Details


Seating Capacity: 556

Morning Attendance: 408

Afternoon Attendance: 375

Evening Attendance: No service


Architecture Details


Original Build Date/Architect: Medieval

Restoration: 1856 Joseph Clarke

Second Restoration: 1883 Milne


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