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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Martindale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5644 / 54°33'51"N

Longitude: -2.8736 / 2°52'24"W

OS Eastings: 343609

OS Northings: 519148

OS Grid: NY436191

Mapcode National: GBR 8HCN.NK

Mapcode Global: WH81N.TJSQ

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1111871

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74531

Location: Martindale, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Martindale

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Martindale St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 41 W,

Church of St Peter


Church. 1880-82. By J B Cory. Slate rubble with sandstone ashlar dressings
and slate roof. Nave and chancel with south vestry. Coped gables; lancet
windows. 3-bay nave has later deep weathered buttresses; south side has paired
lancets, but eastern bay has single lancet; north side corresponds, with gabled
porch to west, entrance of one order and inner chamfered arch, quatrefoil above
has letters: "AoX" and date: 1897. West end has lancets flanking buttresses and
gabled bell cote with louvred trefoil-headed opening. Chancel has gabled vestry
with 2-light window and rounded under relieving arch; lean-to canopy over west
entrance. 3 stepped lancets and basement entrance to east; lancet to south;
lancet and triple lancets to north.

INTERIOR: roofs have deep arch-braced collars; windows have segmental-pointed relieving arches. Plain round font has dog-tooth moulding; 3 coronae. Double-chamfered chancel arch dies into jambs. Traceried pulpit, reading desk, stalls, altar rail, east panelling with reredos under projecting cornice with creating. Recess to south has C17 style cupboard presented 1954. Chancel east window and lancet to north have late C19 decorative glass; other windows display notable collection of stained glass by Jane Gray, 1970s.

Listing NGR: NY4360919148

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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