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Church of Holy Trinity, Painswick

Description: Church of Holy Trinity

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 133488

OS Grid Reference: SO8721907364
OS Grid Coordinates: 387219, 207364
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7648, -2.1866

Location: Slad Road, Painswick, Gloucestershire GL6 7LE

Locality: Painswick
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 7LE

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Listing Text

SO 80 NE
5/297 Church of Holy Trinity
Anglican Parish Church. 1831, by Charles Baker of Painswick, reconstructed by
Benjamin Bucknell 1869. Ashlar limestone entrance front, squared coursed and
dressed elsewhere. Slate roof. Nave with gable spirelet, west porch, north
aisle, chancel. Low pitched crenellated west gable over two 2-light plate
tracery windows and small central 6-foil rose above hipped porch with shouldered
door opening; corner pilasters, nave, side to road has four 2-light plate
tracery windows, corbel table. Chancel has two small lancets and one triple
lancet. Stone spirelet is square base, ogee opening to each face and octagonal
finish over gablets. Clock below is dated 188-. Has group value with School
and Schoolhouse (q.v.). Interior: 4-bay nave, boarded ceiling in 3 facets,
bracketed principals to stone corbels, pointed barrel to chancel. Deep
embrasure at entrance door under wheel window. Round columns to cushion caps to
4-bay arcade; stone floor, sanctuary rail and pulpit, octagonal font with high
pyramidal capping.

Listing NGR: SO8721907364

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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