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Cemetery, North Mortuary Chapel, Trowbridge

Description: Cemetery, North Mortuary Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 313956

OS Grid Reference: ST8618359049
OS Grid Coordinates: 386183, 159049
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3304, -2.1997

Location: The Down, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 7NJ

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Cemetery, North Mortuary
ST 8659 8/211

1854-55 by C.E. Davis of Bath, Early English style. Low cruciform stone building
with tower to south west. Gabled buttresses, coped verges end tiled roof. Staggered
lancet triplets to gables. Pointed entrance with wrought iron work on door at
west end and another below tower. Fine 3 stage tower with corner butresses. (Octagonal
gabled arcade to upper stage having head stops to coping (one a death's head),
corner pinnacles, short spire and weathervane over. Square middle stage with paired
subdivided lancets, side piers and gabled buttresses plus gablets on angles with
foiled arches on shafts en delit. Heavy lower stage with subdivided pointed arches.
Interior interesting for its ribs unattached to vaults and supporting post to
ridge of roof.

Listing NGR: ST8618359049

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Source: English Heritage

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