Holy Cross Church, Gleadless Valley

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Coordinates: 53°21′05″N 1°26′45″W / 53.35150°N 1.44573°W / 53.35150; -1.44573

Holy Cross
Holy Cross Church, Gleadless Valley, Sheffield
Denomination Church of England
Churchmanship Broad Church
Website www.achurchnearyou.com
Dedication Holy Cross
Completed 1965
Parish Heeley and Gleadless Valley
Diocese Sheffield
Province York
Vicar(s) Revd David Middleton

Holy Cross Church, Gleadless Valley, is a Church of England church building in the City of Sheffield, England. It is situated on Spotswood Mount and is a distinctive building constructed in 1964/65 and designed by the architects Braddock & Martin-Smith. It is positioned in a spectacular position among the houses on the Rollestone hillside. It has a canted front which is triangular in shape which has a large white cross at its apex. The interior features full height stained glass windows of the Virgin Mary and St John by John Baker Ltd.

This church was featured in the series This Is England 2006, written by Shane Meadows


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