St Edward the Confessor Church Doors - Cheddleton, Staffordshire.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman
N 53° 04.130 W 002° 02.690
30U E 563998 N 5880354
Quick Description: The doors are the entrance to the parish church of St Edward the Confessor that is located on Hollow Lane in Cheddleton.
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 3/21/2017 4:54:33 AM
Waymark Code: WMV9ZQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
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Long Description:
The church of St Edward the Confessor is a Grade II* listed building. (visit link)

The church is dedicated to St. Edward the Confessor. The earliest church here was built in the last decade of the twelfth century. Much of the existing building dates from the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries with the tower and porch being completed in the late sixteenth century. Major restorations were undertaken in the 1770s and particularly in the 1860s. (visit link)

The round-arch doorway has the heavily carved 19th century door. The doors are very decorative and there are detailed carvings of 'St Edward' on each side of the door.
Type of material of the door: Wood

Functional door?: Yes

Location of this door/way: On private property

Is it accessable only by paid admission": No

Style: Gothic

Address or physical location:
Hollow Lane, Cheddleton, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, England. ST13 7HP


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