CHURCH OF KING CHARLES THE MARTYR

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1334854
Date first listed:
21-Apr-1967
Date of most recent amendment:
09-Aug-1984
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF KING CHARLES THE MARTYR

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF KING CHARLES THE MARTYR

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

County:
Derbyshire
District:
High Peak (District Authority)
Parish:
Peak Forest
National Park:
PEAK DISTRICT
National Grid Reference:
SK 11367 79199

Details

In the entry for PARISH OF PEAK FOREST 3/1 Church of St Charles the Martyr

The item shall be amended to read Church of King Charles the Martyr

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SK 17 NW PARISH OF PEAK FOREST 3/1 Church of St Charles the Martyr 21.4.1967 (formerly listed as Church of King Charles the Martyr) II

Church, 1876-77 by H Cockbain for the 7th Duke of Devonshire's Peak Forest estate, and replacing the C17 chapel which formerly stood on the site. Coursed squared rubble limestone with gritstone dressings, coped gables with moulded kneelers, graduated slate roof coverings. West tower, nave, north and south aisles and chancel. Tower of three stages, with stepped angle buttresses to first stage, 2-light chamfer mullioned openings to second stage, and tall, 2-light pointed arched openings beneath hoodmoulds, with carved stops to bell stage. Moulded stringcourses delineate tower stages. Embattled parapet with crocketed pinnacles. Doorway to south wall of tower with pointed arch beneath a hoodmould. Five bay south aisle with stepped buttresses, 3-light windows with pointed arches and panel tracery beneath hoodmoulds, a narrow doorway to the fourth bay with shallow arched head beneath a stepped hoodmould, and a fifth bay with a 2-light window. North aisle of four bays. Aisle east windows of 3-lights with panel tracery beneath hoodmoulds and with stepped buttresses to corners and junction with nave. Nave and chancel beneath single roofline and of seven bays in all, with tall 5-light east window with dec. style tracery and with stepped string- course linking with cills of flanking aisle windows. Painted glass to east window of chancel. 5-light window with panel tracery to west gable of nave. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SK1136779199

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
82302
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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Date: 06 Jun 2005
Reference: IOE01/14445/19
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