Building record M1444 - Church of St Peter, Sibthorpe


CHURCH (Medieval to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 76392 45410 (30m by 15m)
Map sheet SK74NE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Sibthorpe, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

A secular college was founded at the parish church of St Peter, Sibthorpe, in 1335 and dissolved in 1545. (1)
Very little remains of the college chapels, St Mary and St Anne, which stood N of chancel and nave. (2)
The N fabric of St Peter's church is an original arcade, now blocked. The college chapels probably took the form of an original N aisle to the church, disused at the Reformation. (3)
The splendid chancel … was built in connection with the foundation of a college of priests [M1443] in 1335. C13 W tower. Mean C18 nave. A N arcade … was taken down and only its Decorated aisle windows … reused. Monument to Edward Burnell d.1589, 'made anno domini 1590'. Font [of] 1662. (4)
In 1662 the aisles [were] taken down. (5)
See M1443 for college, M1445 for shifted village.

Data Held: Aerial Photograph (Aerial photograph). SNT2645.

FXH 3330/5

Data Held: Aerial Photograph (Aerial photograph). SNT2645.


Listed buildings slides, 4 slides (Photograph). SNT2648.

<1> Knowles D and Hadcock N, 1971, Medieval Religious Houses (2nd edn), pp 418, 439 (Published document). SNT867.

<2> Cox JC, 1912, Churches of Notts, pp 184-6 (Published document). SNT589.

<3> Colquhoun FD, 1972, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT581.

<4> Pevsner N, 1979, The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed., p 313-4 (Monograph). SNT4.

<5> Thoroton Society, 1900, TTS, p 35 (Published document). SNT1600.

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  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • --- Aerial photograph: Data Held: Aerial Photograph.
  • --- Photograph: Listed buildings slides. 4 slides.
  • <1> Published document: Knowles D and Hadcock N. 1971. Medieval Religious Houses (2nd edn). pp 418, 439.
  • <2> Published document: Cox JC. 1912. Churches of Notts. pp 184-6.
  • <3> Personal comment: Colquhoun FD. 1972. Pers Comm.
  • <4> Monograph: Pevsner N. 1979. The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed.. Penguin. p 313-4.
  • <5> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1900. TTS. 4. p 35.

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Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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