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Church of the Holy Trinity

A Grade II Listed Building in Edale, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.3686 / 53°22'7"N

Longitude: -1.8163 / 1°48'58"W

OS Eastings: 412322

OS Northings: 385769

OS Grid: SK123857

Mapcode National: GBR HYRH.L4

Mapcode Global: WHCCD.2LDD

Plus Code: 9C5W959M+FF

Entry Name: Church of the Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 24 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334535

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82513

ID on this website: 101334535

Location: Holy Trinity Church, Edale, High Peak, Derbyshire, S33

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Civil Parish: Edale

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Edale Holy and Undivided Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Church of the Holy Trinity


Church. 1885-6, tower completed 1890, by William Dawes of Manchester. Coursed squared rock-faced gritstone with gritstone ashlar dressings. Plain tile roofs with stone coped gables. Nave with south porch, chancel, south vestry and north east tower with short stone broach spire. Early English style with pairs and triplets of lancets to the nave and cusped lancets to the chancel. East window of three stepped lancets within a super-arch, west window of two two-light windows with quatrefoils above and a cinquefoil in a circle above.

Tower of three stages with diagonal buttresses, the north east buttress incorporating a polygonal stair turret. Paired lancet bell-openings. Spire with one tier of lucarnes with cross finials. Base of north east buttress inscribed with date 1885. Bellcote on the eastern gable of the nave. Paired chimneystack rising from the eaves at the south east corner of the nave.

Plain interior with substantial timber roofs.

Stained glass in the north easternmost window of the nave, 1905 by Sir Ninian Comper. Above the south door, inside, are two benefaction boards dated 1831, from the old church.

Listing NGR: SK1232285769

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