Heritage Category:
Listed Building
List Entry Number:
Date first listed:
Statutory Address:


© Crown Copyright and database right 2021. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2021. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1230642.pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 19-Jan-2021 at 18:27:19.


Statutory Address:

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

City of Derby (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SK 35324 34370


The following building shall be added:

DERBY PEARTREE ROAD SK 33 SE NORMANTON (east side) 893-/12/100018 Church of St Thomas the Apostle II

Anglican church. 1881, by J Peacock. Regularly-coursed rock faced sandstone with ashlar dressings, coped gables with moulded kneelers and with plain tile and concrete tile roof covering. Nave with lean-to porch with a miniature blind arcade to the west front, north and south aisles and transepts, north aisle porch chancel with vestry to south side. West front, gabled and with semi circular arched west window having two orders of arches with bold chevron ornamentation. Blind flanking ashlar panels and above, apex niche with statue of St. Thomas. Lean-to porch between gabled buttresses and two sets of semi-circular headed arches which form the blind arcade. Semi circular headed side wall doorways with flanking triple lancet window all with Romanesque detail. South aisle gable with massive pseudo- quatrefoil round window and with coupled lancets below. Low clasping buttress to corner and three pairs of tall lancets to sidewall, rising from steeply chamfered, moulded plinth. Cills and arched heads are linked by moulded strings, below a plain corbel table. Tall advanced transept gable with a pair of lancets below a single apex light. Vestry with 4-light mullion and transom window to east gable. Angle buttresses to chancel gable with 3 shallow semi- circular headed windows above a moulded string. Large wheel window of 8 panels to upper part of gable. North side wall to chancel with a 3-light and a 2-light window separated by a buttress. Truncated octagonal fleche with C20 alterations to chancel roof which has coped gables bearing cross finials to both ends. Gabled north porch with 3 orders of arches and attached shafts with scalloped capitals below ashlar gable apex with banded chevron decoration. Interior: nave arcades of three bays with moulded semi-circular arches carried on cylindrical piers with scalloped capitals. Tall chancel arch below pointed hood mould rises from slender marble shafts with crocket capitals, carried on tapered corbels. Arched openings from chancel into transepts also carried on shafts rising from corbels which support short arcades of three segmental arches. Shouldered doorway and undivided sedilia beneath wide segmental arch to chancel south wall, arched recess with inset ambry to north wall. Chancel east end with alabaster reredos having 8 trefoil panels decorated with mosaic work images of the Apostles. Above, low arcade of 5 arches 3 of which are windows, 2 with mosaic panels. Wheel window above with stained glass depicting Christ in Majesty. 2 stained glass side windows, 1945-50 by Nuttgens. Pulpit, font and cover, and choir seating are contemporary.

Listing NGR: SK3532434370


The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
Legacy System:


This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 05 Mar 2001
Reference: IOE01/03235/31
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Thomas Bates. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].