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The church of St Cuthbert, which originally dates back to the late 12th and 13th centuries (with additions from the early 14th and 15th centuries), once stood in the grounds of Doveridge Hall. (The hall was built in 1769 and was demolished in 1934.) Restoration work on the church was carried out in 1840 and 1869. The interior has a four bay south arcade and a three bay north arcade, octagonal piers and capitals and double chamfered arches. It contains memorials to the local members of the Cavendish family. Approaching St Cuthbert's by the main path you enter a 'tunnel' of branches formed by an ancient yew tree, reputed to be some 1200 years old. According to a local legend, Robin Hood was betrothed to Maid Marian beneath it's boughs.