St. Edmund's Church, Holme Pierrepont

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Coordinates: 52°56′45″N 01°04′12″W / 52.94583°N 1.07000°W / 52.94583; -1.07000

St. Edmund's Church, Holme Pierrepont
St Edmunds Holme Pierrepont.jpg
The churchyard
Denomination Church of England
Churchmanship Broad Church
Website [1]
History
Dedication St Edmund
Administration
Parish Holme Pierrepont
Diocese Southwell and Nottingham
Province York
Clergy
Vicar(s) Revd Mark Rodel
Honorary priest(s) Revd Howard Bateson
Laity
Organist/Director of music Ian Hepburn

St. Edmund's Church, Holme Pierrepont is a parish church in the Church of England in Holme Pierrepont, Nottinghamshire.

The church is Grade I listed by the Department for Culture, Media & Sport as a building of outstanding architectural or historic interest.

History[edit]

The church has had a long association with Holme Pierrepont Hall.

The medieval church was largely re-built in 1666 by Henry Pierrepont, 1st Marquess of Dorchester. In 1878 Thomas Chambers Hine added the chancel.[1]

It is now part of the combined parish of All Hallow's Church, Lady Bay.

Rectors[edit]

Monuments[edit]

Memorial to Henry Pierrepont (died 1615)

Stained glass[edit]

The east window of 1913 is by James Powell and Sons.

Organ[edit]

The organ was built by Charles Lloyd (organ builder) and won a gold medal at the Birmingham Trades Exhibition in 1865.

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Buildings of England, Nottinghamshire. Nikolaus Pevsner
  2. ^ Grace Pierrepont, ThePeerage.com, accessed 27 December 2008