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Church of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in Idridgehay and Alton, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0377 / 53°2'15"N

Longitude: -1.5757 / 1°34'32"W

OS Eastings: 428550

OS Northings: 349023

OS Grid: SK285490

Mapcode National: GBR 5B1.JG3

Mapcode Global: WHCF1.RXW2

Entry Name: Church of St James

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158731

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79022

Location: Idridgehay and Alton, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Idridgehay and Alton

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Idridgehay St James

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

PARISH OF IDRIDGEHAY AND ALTON WIRKSWORTH ROAD
SK 24 NE
3/57
Church of St James
II
Anglican Church. 1854-5 by H I Stevens of Derby in the Decorated style. Ashlar
girtstone on a shallow plinth, with coped gables with cross finials, and graduated
slate roof. Nave, nave porch, chancel, north aisle and north east tower with broach
spire and lucarnes. Decorated traceried windows beneath hoodmoulds with stops, with
stepped buttresses between windows, and diagonal buttresses to corners. Half-
timbered porch to nave south east wall, with decorative bargeboards to gable and 'Y'
struts above pointed entrance archway. Deeply moulded pointed arch to south east
door. Angle buttresses to tower, with ashlar bands delineating tower stages. Pierced
quatrefoils to second stage, and pointed arched lights with louvres to bell stage.
Contemporary furnishings.


Listing NGR: SK2855049023

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

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