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Church of the Holy Trinity, Norwich

Description: Church of the Holy Trinity

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 229078

OS Grid Reference: TG2213908049
OS Grid Coordinates: 622139, 308049
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6247, 1.2806

Location: Trinity Street, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 2BG

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR2 2BG

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Listing Text

(south side)
Church of the
Holy Trinity.
- II
Church. 1860-1 by W. Smith. Brick faced with flint, stone dressings.
Pantile roof. Nave, transept chapels, apsidal chancel and east tower.
The tower with set-back buttressing rises above the apse and has small
corner towers and polygonal top stage with spire. Early English 3-
light windows throughout with alternating red and yellow brick arches.
Red brick stringcourses at cill and arch-springing levels. 2-light west
windows to chapels. Buttressed west front with central doorway having
attached columns with capitals and bases and dripmould ending with ball-
flower motif. 4-light window above door with bolection moulding and
quatrefoil top lights. 4-bay blind arcading at cill level with tripar-
tite arches. Interior:- window openings in pointed arch recesses.
2-bay chapels with shaft corbels having capitals and crocketed base on
east sides. Polygonal centre columns. Attached polygonal shafts on
chancel arch. Apse arch with attached polygonal columns springing from
corbels. C20 balcony at west end. The church does not lie on a true
east/west axis but is orientated to the street pattern - approximately

Listing NGR: TG2213908049

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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