Church of St John the Evangelist, Sandown facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsChurch of St. John the Evangelist, Sandown
|Denomination||Church of England|
|Dedication||St. John the Evangelist|
The church was built in 1880 and 1881 by the architect Luck. This dramatic building is located at the junction of St. John's Road and Carter Street. It is a very large and high building which seats over 600, and is one of the largest buildings in Sandown. The body of the church includes St. Nicholas’s Chapel, a Lady Chapel, and a choir vestry and clergy vestry off the chancel.
The church is in a joint parish with Christ Church, Sandown.
The church has a splendid pipe organ by Henry Willis dating from 1881. A specification of the organ can be found on the National Pipe Organ Register.
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