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Christ Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Tintwistle, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.4719 / 53°28'18"N

Longitude: -1.9686 / 1°58'6"W

OS Eastings: 402182

OS Northings: 397236

OS Grid: SK021972

Mapcode National: GBR GXP9.L5

Mapcode Global: WHB9L.QZSS

Entry Name: Christ Church

Listing Date: 15 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087996

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82169

Location: Tintwistle, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK13

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Civil Parish: Tintwistle

Built-Up Area: Tintwistle

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Tintwistle Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

4/25 (South Side)
Christ Church

Church. 1837. Coursed gritstone and gritstone ashlar. Slate roofs. Nave with
projecting tower and flanking porches at the west end and lower chancel with
north vestry. The chancel and vestry are a slightly later addition. Tall
lancet windows with Y tracery, five to north and south side of nave divided by
buttresses with two set-offs. West tower with angle buttresses, Y-traceried west
window with one transom, tall single lancet bell openings and four pinnacles.
The east window also has a transom. The west porches fill the angles between the
tower and nave. They have doorways to each face with four-centred arches and
labels. Gothic panelled doors. The interior is still in the tradition of the
Georgian 'preaching box'. Raked gallery on three sides supported on cast iron
columns. Gallery fronts with gothic tracery set within square 'classical' panels.
Complete box pews. Stained glass by Mayer & Co Ltd of Munich and London, in the
east window 1874, north aisle east window 1895 and in the second window from the
east on the south side. South east upper window 1922 by C E Kempe.

Listing NGR: SK0218297236

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