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An unspoiled gem

The obvious attraction is the famous twisted spire. It has several far fetched explanations about... read more

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HighWycombeCouple
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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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Whenever I feel like a break from the hustle and bustle of every day life.I spend an hour or so... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
isellers5055
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

The obvious attraction is the famous twisted spire. It has several far fetched explanations about how the spire acquired its twist. Two concern the devil and one virgin brides. However, differential expansion of the lead roof over a wooden frame is the most realistic one....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Whenever I feel like a break from the hustle and bustle of every day life.I spend an hour or so looking round the Crooked Spire.Very peaceful and tranquil.Favourite section is the Lady Chapel.I have taken my young grandchildren in when I have them with me.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wonderful church they’ve had the Christmas trees on show for the last 5 years and there amazing , worth seeing.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jacquieaadlington
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Chesterfield has a famous crooked spire on its beautiful old church.cobbled streets leading to it's old market and shopping centre

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit the Twisted Spire church of St. Mary’s in Chesterfield early in December to see the 124 decorated trees donated by the shops in Chesterfield

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From J Boy of Derby The largest church in Derbyshire and also one of the most impressive. It's more like a cathedral than an ordinary parish church. Magnificent stained glass windows each with there own story, many tombs and memorial plaques are on display. This...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely church in Chesterfield, with a unusual spire, that makes you look several times at. Well worth visiting, if your in the area.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank malc1005
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to view the Christmas tree festival and was very impressed. The church makes a beautiful backdrop to some amazing trees which have been done by local organisations and businesses. The atmosphere in the church was lovely. Well worth a visit. I believe the festival...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chesterfield53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went in this week to look at the poppies and tributes adorning the walls. Very moving. Looking forward to another visit next week when the Christmas trees will be in show. Lovely sight to see! Anytime of the year is worth a visit but particularly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bancroftd1952
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed quite nearby and on arrival we walked up to take a look at the Spire and inside the church itself. We found a fantastic looking church. We were disappointed that the following week was to be the Christmas Tree festival and so we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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ann G
May 4, 2016|
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Response from micarla |
chesterfield train station is a steady walk from the crooked spire but it is up hill at a slow pace it would take about 8 minutes
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NorthBeck25
September 21, 2015|
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Yes, there are several parking areas near the Spire
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