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Glossop Joinery with Attached Walls and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in High Peak, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4445 / 53°26'40"N

Longitude: -1.9551 / 1°57'18"W

OS Eastings: 403076

OS Northings: 394193

OS Grid: SK030941

Mapcode National: GBR GXSL.JY

Mapcode Global: WHB9S.YP47

Entry Name: Glossop Joinery with Attached Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 27 January 1978

Last Amended: 22 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384295

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484729

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK13

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Town: High Peak

District Council Ward: Howard Town

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Dinting Vale Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


GLOSSOP

SK0394 SHREWSBURY STREET
921-1/10/29 (West side)
27/01/78 Glossop Joinery with attached walls
and railings
(Formerly Listed as:
SHREWSBURY STREET
(West side)
Premises occupied by Glossop Joinery
Manufacturer)

II

Formerly known as: Methodist Chapel and Sunday School
SHREWSBURY STREET.
Methodist chapel and adjoining sunday school, now industrial
and commercial premises. 1855 converted C20. Ashlar with
ashlar dressings to front elevation, coursed millstone grit to
others. Welsh slate roofs.
PLAN: rectangular.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Front of former church has ashlar 3
window facade topped with coped pediment with quatrefoil to
apex. The centre bay slightly projecting below cornice level.
Central round headed doorway in moulded ashlar surround with
C20 glazed doors, flanked by single C20 bow windows. Above
central Venetian window flanked by single round headed windows
with recessed aprons, now boarded.
Right return has watershot masonry in diminishing courses and
5 windows. Console shaped corbels to eaves. Five 30-pane
windows with above five 15-pane windows with recessed aprons.
Former Sunday School set at right angles with gable front to
road has symmetrical 3 window front with quatrefoil in gable.
Central round headed doorway with double doors and Gothick
fanlight, above large Venetian window with Gothick glazing,
and sill on carved consoles. Either side single tall round
headed windows with Gothick glazing. Small round headed
doorway to left with subdivided fanlight.
Attached cast-iron railings to front boundary with central
gate and fleur-de-lys finials.
Right return has 5 plain buttresses, to left inserted C20
window and to right large inserted entrance.
Rear elevation has louvred opening to apex of gable. 2 central
windows, flanked by 2 doorways, the outer ones taller. Above
large Venetian window with Gothick glazing.
INTERIOR: church has wooden gallery to three sides, supported
on cast-iron pillars. Moulded plaster cornices and elaborate
ceiling roses. Sunday school has wall stencil "Sabbath Schools
are England's Glory".
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached to right corner boundary wall
with ashlar coping and square gate piers with moulded
pyramidal caps and cast-iron gates with fleur-de-lys finials.


Listing NGR: SK0307694193

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