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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Stonebroom, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.1336 / 53°8'1"N

Longitude: -1.3799 / 1°22'47"W

OS Eastings: 441586

OS Northings: 359787

OS Grid: SK415597

Mapcode National: GBR 7CS.KYD

Mapcode Global: WHDFW.SH3J

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 31 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335453

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79427

Location: Shirland and Higham, North East Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE55

County: Derbyshire

District: North East Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Shirland and Higham

Built-Up Area: Stonebroom

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Stonebroom St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

5/39 (North Side)

Church. 1900, tower raised c191O, by Peter Currey of Currey and Thompson Partnership.
sandstone rubble and quoins. Gritstone and brick dressings. Concrete tile roof,
low eaved to nave, hipped to tower. Plinth to tower. Continuous sill bands to
nave elevations. Nave, narrower chancel, projecting square tower to south-east,
in corner between nave and chancel. Blind pointed brick arch to centre of west
elevation. Two lancets within, with stone quoins sides and brick arches. Between
a tapering stepped buttress. Above elliptical window. To either side of arch,
later tapering buttresses. North and south elevations with alternating twin and
triple lancets, similar to west windows, Either side of chancel, circular brick
windows. Dedication tablet to east end inscribed 'To the Glory of God this stone
was laid by Florence, widow of the late John Jackson of Stubbin Edge. July 7 1900'.
Above, east window of three lancets with sill band. To either side tapering,
stepped clasping buttresses. South-east tower with two lancets to south with
clock face over. Louvred dormers to all sides of tower roof. To west brick
arched south door with tapering buttresses either side. Interior:- all brick.
quasi hammerbeam nave roof. Barrel vaulted chancel. Open arcade of pointed arches
on north of chancel. Limestone rubble font on octagonal stem and four columns.
Wrought iron screen to chancel.

Listing NGR: SK4158659787

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