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Church of St Margaret

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wormhill, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2645 / 53°15'52"N

Longitude: -1.8147 / 1°48'52"W

OS Eastings: 412455

OS Northings: 374182

OS Grid: SK124741

Mapcode National: GBR HZRP.XH

Mapcode Global: WHCCZ.363P

Entry Name: Church of St Margaret

Listing Date: 21 April 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82318

Location: Wormhill, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Civil Parish: Wormhill

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Tideswell St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text



Church. Rebuilding and enlargement in 1864 of C13 chapel by T H Rushforth with
transepts added in 1904-10. Coursed rubble limestone with gritstone dressings
and some tufa to tower. Coped gables to slate roofs laid to diminishing courses.
West tower, south porch, nave, chancel with north and south transepts and sanctuary.
Square, unbuttressed tower partially C13, has single light openings with
trefoils beneath flat hoods to first, third and fourth stages. Tower west wall has
C13 pointed arched window with trefoil head Tower with 'helm' roof in the manner
of Sompting in Sussex with decorative banded slating. South porch doorway with
pointed arch, coped gable and slated roof. Three-bay nave with buttressed east
end, and 2-light openings with trefoil heads beneath depressed arches. Transepts
are single bay with trefoil headed lancets, and 2-light gable windows with dec
style tracery beneath hoodmoulds with carved tops. East window of 3-lights, also
dec style, with hoodmould and carved stops. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SK1245574182

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