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Building record MDR4153 - St Anne's Church, Baslow

Type and Period (3)

  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Saxon to Post Medieval - 410 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

[SK 2518 7232] St. Anne's Ch. [T.U.] (1) St. Anne's Church, Baslow, has an early broached spire. The interior was much renewed in the 1850's and the chancel was built in 1911. (2) A small pre-Norman cross-shaft fragment is built into the west wall of the south porch. (3). (2-3) St. Anne's is in normal use; the tiny A/S knot-work fragment in the porch is accompanied by architectural details and a coffin lid of the 14th c. At SK 2518 7231 old steps of a cross survive, with later base and shaft carrying a sundial; see GP AO/65/201/3. An old cross base and shaft stand by the churchyard gate at SK 2522 7236; see GP AO/65/201/4. (4)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1955. 6".
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner, N. 1953. The Buildings of England: Derbyshire, 1st edition. p85.
  • <3> Article in serial: Fisher, F & Williamson, F. 1954. 'A Pre-Norman carving at Baslow', Derbyshire Archaeological Journal. Volume 74. p157-8.
  • <4> Personal Observation: F1 FRH 30-NOV-65.
  • <5> Index: NDAT. NDAT 0265. 0265.



Grid reference Centred SK 2517 7234 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1507

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Record last edited

Sep 1 2016 10:19AM

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