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Church of the Holy Trinity, Hastings

Description: Church of the Holy Trinity

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 September 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 294055

OS Grid Reference: TQ8146109340
OS Grid Coordinates: 581461, 109340
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8551, 0.5768

Location: Trinity Street, Hastings, East Sussex TN34 1HL

Locality: Hastings
Local Authority: Hastings Borough Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: TN34 1HL

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Listing Text

In the entry for;

(north side)
Church of the Holy Trinity

the grade shall be amended to read; II* (star).


(North Side)
Church of the Holy Trinity
TQ 8109 SW 12/479
1851-9 by S S Teulon. Early English/Decorated style. Coursed rubble with dressed
stone details. Steeply-pitched tiled roof with gabled ends. Comprising, Nave,
south aisle, chancel and vestry. The west end 2 gables, the nave with large 6-light
west window with geometric tracery, to right of which is west doorway to end of
south aisle with very tall moulded arch with large traceried tympanum, and rose
window above. North side with 6 cross-gables and 3-light geometric traceried windows.
Chancel with semi-octagonal apse with 3-light traceried windows between buttresses
and gablets over passing through trefoil-pierced parapet, the north chancel window
has complicated intersecting geometric tracery. To west of chancel almost detached
is a small hexagonal vestry of 1892 with ogee arch windows and quatrefoil panelled
parapet with pinnacles. On east end of south aisle is large entrance porch with
hipped roof and very tall moulded arch with dripmould and massive cubic impost
blocks, it has heavy traceried tympanum with large sign of the Trinity, a tower
was designed to be built on the porch but was not executed. Furnishings - round
font with carved flowers and leaves, albaster pulpit.

Listing NGR: TQ8146109340

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Source: English Heritage

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