Building record M2334 - Church of St Mary, Greasley


CHURCH (Medieval to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 48941 47183 (35m by 14m)
Map sheet SK44NE
District Broxtowe
Civil Parish Greasley, Broxtowe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

A priest and a church in Griseleia (Greasley) mentioned in DB. (1)
A proud C15 Notts tower. The rest of the church 1882 and 1896, rebuilt by Earl Cowper of Beauvale. Monument [to] Lancelot Rolleston d.1685. Roundels of medieval glass showing St Agatha and St Agnes, from Beauvale Priory. (2)
Restored 1881-2 and 1896, incorporates some early work in the chancel. (3)
The church is in use for public worship. "Early work" above refers to the indeterminate, ancient walling of the E wall of the chancel. (4)
See L8288 for Med key.

Listed buildings slides, (Photograph). SNT2648.

<1> VCH, 1906, Notts, p 270 (Published document). SNT1383.

<2> Pevsner N, 1979, The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed., p 135 (Monograph). SNT4.

<3> Cox JC, 1912, Churches of Notts, p 101 (Published document). SNT589.

<4> Woodhouse WC, 1959, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1437.

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  • --- Photograph: Listed buildings slides. .
  • <1> Published document: VCH. 1906. Notts. 1. p 270.
  • <2> Monograph: Pevsner N. 1979. The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed.. Penguin. p 135.
  • <3> Published document: Cox JC. 1912. Churches of Notts. p 101.
  • <4> Personal comment: Woodhouse WC. 1959. Pers Comm.

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Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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