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Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Chesterfield, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2341 / 53°14'2"N

Longitude: -1.3905 / 1°23'25"W

OS Eastings: 440782

OS Northings: 370954

OS Grid: SK407709

Mapcode National: GBR 7BM.980

Mapcode Global: WHDF9.MZ22

Entry Name: Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335457

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79350

Location: Calow, North East Derbyshire, Derbyshire, S44

County: Derbyshire

District: North East Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Calow

Built-Up Area: Chesterfield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Calow St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

1/2 (North Side)
Church of St Peter

Church. 1869 by S.Rollinson, steeple added in 1887. Coursed, sandstone with
gritstone dressings. Plain and fishscale tiled and slated steeply pitched roofs.
Stone coped gables with cross finials. Nave with south west steeple and north
vestry, chancel with polygonal apse and north vestry. Early English Style. Tower
with angle buttresses with two set offs, the lower ones gableted. Pointed arch
doorway to the south with filleted roll and a chamfer on colonnettes with stiff-
leaf capitals. Trefoil arch set in.C19 plank doors with scrolled hinges. West and
east sides with a low pointed-arched window with cinquefoil set in. Single narrow
lancets above to west, east and south. Bell stage with broaches becoming octagonal.
Four tall lancet bell openings and four small pointed arched openings above the
broaches. Octagonal spire with lucarnes and tiny trefoil lucarnes. South side of
the nave with three 2-light windows with plate tracery and buttresses between.
Chancel with a 3-light window with plate tracery. Polygonal apse with five lancets.
Vestry attached to north side of chancel. C20 vestry attached to north side of nave
with a 4-light window with square section mullions. Two 2-light plate traceried
windows to the right. West window of five stepped lancets within a single arch
with colonnettes. Spacious interior with scissor brace nave roof. Apse with
scissor brace nave roof. Apse with boarded roof painted in 1901. Chancel arch
responds with marble shafts and shaft rings. Tiled floors. Blind arcade around
the apse enriched with dogtooth. Stained glass in most windows. East window
1900 and chancel south 1911, signed by T F Curtis, Ward & Hughes.

Listing NGR: SK4078270954

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