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Church of Holy Trinity, Eggleston

Description: Church of Holy Trinity

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111819

OS Grid Reference: NY9985823673
OS Grid Coordinates: 399858, 523673
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6082, -2.0037

Location: B6282, Eggleston, Durham DL12 0AQ

Locality: Eggleston
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0AQ

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Listing Text

NY9923 side)

25/18 Church of Holy
Parish church. 1869 by F.R.N. Haswell. Rock-faced snecked sandstone with
quoins and ashlar dressings; roof grey-green graduated slates with stone gable

Nave with south porch and south-west belfry. Cruciform plan. 3-bay chancel
with north vestry. Steps up to boarded double doors in chamfered, recessed 2-
centred-arched surround under moulded arch on impost string; roll-moulded
finial on porch gable coping. 2-stage squarebelfry has small lancet in high
first stage; floor, sill and impost strings in second stage with paired 2-
centred-arched openings; pyramidal roof. Alternate-block jambs and chamfered
surrounds to 2-centred-arched windows, the westernmost in both nave and chancel
paired; 2 under cinquefoils in transept gables. 2 windows flanking central
west buttress, under plate-traceried six-foil windows, have dark pink
nookshafts and ball-flower-stopped sill string. Large 3-light east window has
bar tracery and beakhead-stopped dripmould. Low-2-centred-arched priests'
door in central chancel bay. Stone cross finials and moulded kneelers to
steeply-pitched roofs, the chancel lower.

Listing NGR: NY9985823673

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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