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    ***** Outstanding
    **** Excellent
    *** Good
    ** Quite interesting
    * Not very interesting but worthy of inclusion


    5 Open for long periods, or key readily available
    4 May be open for long periods, but best to check beforehand
    3 Uncertain opening times
    2 Closed for all or most of the time other than for services
    1 Closed at all times

Site: St John the Baptist
Denomination: Church of England
Type: Church
Period: Saxon, Norman, 13th Century

Features: Chancel area, Nave area, Wall paintings

Location: 6 miles N of Brighton on the A273.

Opening Times: Open daily 10.00-16.00


This is a pre-Conquest shaped church probably of the mid-11th century, with the chancel rebuilt in the 13th century. It has high quality 12th-century wall paintings.

Address: Underhill Lane, Clayton, Sussex (West), BN6 9PJ
Phone Number: 01273 843570

E-mail: christopherpowell@supanet.com

Rating: ***

Open: 4

Website: www.achurchnearyou.com/clayton