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Cemetary, the South Mortuary Chapel, Trowbridge

Description: Cemetary, the South Mortuary Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 313952

OS Grid Reference: ST8620458990
OS Grid Coordinates: 386204, 158990
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3298, -2.1994

Location: Downside Park, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 7NJ

Locality: Trowbridge
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA14 7NJ

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Cemetery, The South
Mortuary Chapel
ST 8659 8/212
ST 8658 10/212

1854-55 by C. E. Davis of Bath. Modified Early English style. Low 4 bay chapel
with short narrower polygonal chancel and a tower at north west end. Stone built,
gabled buttresses, coped verges and tiled roof. Short lancets. Main entrance
to west has pointed archway below staggered triplet, ironwork on doors. 3 stage
tower capped by small tented pyramidal roof over shaped corbel cornice. Upper
stage with simple rectangular opening containing engaged shafts. Weathered capping
to 2nd stage with triple lancets and corner buttersses. Lower stage with pointed
arches of 2 orders and label. Lean-to extension to east of lower stage, joined
to chapel. Entrance below tower.

Listing NGR: ST8620458990

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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