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Church of Holy Trinity, Deanshanger

Description: Church of Holy Trinity

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235266

OS Grid Reference: SP7613239591
OS Grid Coordinates: 476132, 239591
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0495, -0.8912

Location: 33 Church Lane, Deanshanger, Northamptonshire MK19 6HG

Locality: Deanshanger
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: MK19 6HG

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Listing Text

SP7639 (North side)
18/29 Church of Holy Trinity


Church. Built 1853 as chapel-of-ease by Benjamin Ferrey at a cost of £3,000.
Coursed squared limestone slate roof. Chancel, vestry, nave, north aisle and
south porch. Early English style. 3-bay chancel has triple lancet east window
and lancets to south; string course at level of springing of arches carried over
windows as hood moulds. Vestry to north has gabled roof, 3-light window to north
and stone internal stack. North aisle abuts vestry and has double-chamfered door
to north-east with hood would, coupled lancet windows to north and 2-light
window to west with plate tracery and hood mould. Nave has 2-light windows to
south and west with similar tracery and lancet window to east of porch, all with
hood moulds. Double-chamfered south door with hood mould in gabled timber porch
on low stone walls. West end of nave has two lancet windows and circular
sexfoiled window to gable above, all within large relieving arch supporting
bell-cote to west gable. Bell-cote has stepped gable to 3 arches for bells.
Chamfered plinth, chamfered stone eaves and stone-coped gables with kneelers.
C20 church hall addition to north aisle is not of special architectural
interest. Interior: nave has 4-bay arcade with circular pillars and
double-chamfered arches. C19 stain-glass windows to nave and chancel.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire: 1973, p176; Kelly's Directory for
Northamptonshire: 1936)

Listing NGR: SP7613239591

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Source: English Heritage

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