In Low Leighton there is a Friends' Meeting House that was built in 1717, although there are no resident Friends in the village . (1)
This Friends' Meeting House is a plain stone building of 18th century date. The slate roof replaces earlier stone slates. There area kneelers to the gable ends. There is a small stone on the gable dated 1717. There are no original interior fittings. There is modern glazing to two windows on the gable end on both storeys. There is also a chimney at the gable end of this portion of the building, which forms the living quarters included in the Meeting House. (2)
Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 197.
Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. Ref: 81848.
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NEW MILLS, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE
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