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Church of the Holy Trinity, Coleford

Description: Church of the Holy Trinity

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 267841

OS Grid Reference: ST6865649008
OS Grid Coordinates: 368656, 149008
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2394, -2.4504

Location: Church Street, Coleford, Somerset BA3 5NQ

Locality: Coleford
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 5NQ

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Listing Text

9/58 Church of The Holy Trinity

Anglican Parish Church. 1831 by J. Sperring. Ashlar, slate and asbestos slate roofs, coped verges with pinnacles,
cruciform finial, slender 2- stage buttresses. Broao nave with aisles, short chancel, west tower with single storey
flanking rooms, one a vestry, one a store/churchroom. Perpendicular style. Slender tower with battlements, 2 stages,
diagonal buttresses ascending to pinnacles, 2-light bell-chamber windows with stone grilles, 2-light West window. Four
bay nave, 2-light windows; embattled gabled south porch, pointed-arch door opening, C20 doors, traceried transom;
traceried inner doors. Chancel blank on north and south sides; 3- light East window. Plastered interior with C19 and
C20 wall monuments; ceiling to nave with moulded cornice and a moulded central rib. Stone reredos with inscriptions.
Perpendicular style stone pulpit and font probably of 1831. Late C19 organ and benches. Late C19 and C20 stained glass.
Bell said to come from Fonthill Abbey in #iltshire. (Wood S., A short History of Coleford Parish Church, 1971).

Listing NGR: ST6865649008

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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