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St James, Church Street

St James, Church Street, Barlborough, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S43 4EP View on map

Grade II listed parish church 12th - 14th centuries with porch and south aisle added in 1899. The oldest part consists of an arcade of Norman pillars leading to the north aisle where there an alabaster slab with an effigy of a lady in sunk relief, said to be Lady Furnival who died in 1395. Richard Pype, a Lord Mayor of London is buried under the main altar.


  • Grant Recipient: St James Parish Church
  • Contact for access: Mr John Whybrow
  • 01246 472262

Opening Arrangements

Saturdays only; Saturday 2nd March - Saturday 25 May 10am - 1pm, Saturday 1st June - Saturday 20 July, 10am - 2pm, Monday 22 July - Tuesday 30 July Flower Festival, 10am - 6pm, Saturday 3 August - Saturday 14 September, 10am - 2pm and Saturday 21 September - Saturday 2 November, 10am - 1pm.


M1 junction 30 to Barlborough village. Rail: Chesterfield (8 miles). Bus: Stagecoach nos. 77 and 53.

Parking Spaces


Roadside parking and additional parking at Barlborough Church Institute across the road.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes