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St John the Baptist

The present building dates back to the 13th century, but there is reason to believe that a church existed before this date and certainly by 1190.

Clarborough, Nottinghamshire

Opening times

Church open daily.


Church Lane
DN22 9NQ

The structure we see today is in the Early English style. Inside the east window is by Kempe and dates from 1900. There have been many alterations over the years, including  the latest major renovation which took place in 2015-16. The yew tree in the churchyard is said to be 1000 years old.

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Magnificent memorials

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Captivating architecture

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Space to secure your bike

  • Parking within 250m

  • On street parking at church

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Dog friendly

  • Accessible toilets nearby

  • Church of England

Contact information

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