St Mary Crowned

St Mary Crowned

The Church is striking for its vast scale and interior height, it retains good quality late 19th century fittings and also retains a Caen stone Gothic high altar and reredos along with panelled stone communion rails with iron gates in situ.

Glossop, Derbyshire

Opening times

Tuesday 9.30am to 11am.
Thursday 9.30am to 11am.
Saturday 9am to 12noon.
Sunday 8.45am to 11am.


Sumner Street
SK13 8DP

St Mary's Crowned is a Roman Catholic church built between 1882 and 1887. It is built of coursed millstone grit with ashlar dressings and Welsh slate roofs with coped gables and cross finials in the Gothic Revival style. The west front has projecting apsidal baptistry.

Inside is a low chancel screen wall and a decorated iron screen. It has an octagonal stone font. The altar has a carving of the Last Supper. Stained glass in the apse has scenes from the life of Mary. There is a triple arched sedilia under elaborate traceried canopy. There are carved wooden stations and interesting stained glass.

  • Captivating architecture

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Magnificent memorials

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Accessible toilets in church

  • Level access throughout

  • Level access to the main areas

  • On street parking at church

  • Mass three times per week.

  • Catholic Church

  • Maintenance Grant, £3,000, 2018

  • Our Maintenance Grants funded urgent maintenance projects to help keep churches open.

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