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Church of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in Chinley, Buxworth and Brownside, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.3364 / 53°20'11"N

Longitude: -1.9691 / 1°58'8"W

OS Eastings: 402154

OS Northings: 382168

OS Grid: SK021821

Mapcode National: GBR GYPV.HP

Mapcode Global: WHBBC.QDJL

Entry Name: Church of St James

Listing Date: 12 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298792

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82068

Location: Chinley, Buxworth and Brownside, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK23

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Civil Parish: Chinley, Buxworth and Brownside

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Chinley with Buxworth

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

3/88 (North Side)

Church. cI874. Architect - J Lowe. Gritstone rubble with quoins. Ashlar
gritstone dressings. Slate roof with fish-scale banding and terracota ridge.
Stone coped gables with kneelers. Coped bellcote to west. Single cell
building with polygonal apse to east. North and south vestries, acting as
transepts externally. South elevation - three pairs of twin lancet windows
with leaded lights. Three butresses, one to west side of each window. To
west glazed wooden, gabled porch with cusped decoration and cusped windows
to sides. To east vestry has two-light flush mullion windows with arched
lights. Polygonal apse has lancet windows to sides. East window has geometric
tracery. North elevation, very similar to south, except for porch. Interior -
contemporary pews, font and other fittings. Scissor truss roof. Central
south window has abstract stained glass designed I962 by T Cocke.

Listing NGR: SK0215482168

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