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Description: Church of St Andrew
Date Listed: 10 May 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 227979
OS Grid Reference: TG2335122704
OS Grid Coordinates: 623351, 322704
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7557, 1.3084
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TG 22 SW BUXTON WITH LAMMAS MILL STREET
10/5/61 Church of St. Andrew,
Parish Church. C14 in origin, but much restored in 1881, when the tower was
rebuilt entirely (date of restoration recorded on north porch). Flint with
limestone dressings, slate roofs over nave, north and south porches; black
glazed pantiles over chancel; lead roofs over aisles. West tower, nave, north
and south aisles, north and south porches, chancel. West tower with angle
buttresses and embattled parapet; polygonal stair turret on north side. Lean-
to vestry, in south-west angle, with quatrefoil windows. Three Perpendicular
windows on north and south of nave; bays divided by set-off buttresses with
flushwork panels on south side. Angle buttresses to aisles and east wall.
Quatrefoil windows in clerestorey and over chancel arch. 3-bay C14 arcades
with good corbel-heads at responds : octagonal piers and double-chamfered
arches. Remains of C16: screen base with original colour now re-set as part
of screen to chapel at east end of south aisle. Piscina and triple sedilia
C13 with plain arches under a continuous drip mould. Trefoil-headed piscina
in south aisle. Good monuments in chancel to Mary Ann Kent (4l773) on south
wall and to Margaret Robinson (d.1638) on north wall.
Listing NGR: TG2335122704
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Source: English Heritage
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