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Church of the Holy Trinity, Trowbridge

Description: Church of the Holy Trinity

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 314143

OS Grid Reference: ST8513457769
OS Grid Coordinates: 385134, 157769
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3188, -2.2147

Location: Stallard Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 9AA

Locality: Trowbridge
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA14 9AA

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Listing Text

(North West Side)
Church of the
Holy Trinity
ST 8557 6/54

Foundation stone laid 1837. Architect: A. F. Livesay; builders: Charles and Richard Gane. Stone built church in Early English style. Cruciform plan with angle chapels and large tower on south east arm. Angle buttresses with gablets and pinnacles. 2 bay aisled chancel with wall strips and corbel table parapet. Parapetted gables with weathered coping. Tower of 2 stages, crenellated- angle buttresses dying into stop chamfered corner piers; 2 large lancets on ground floor, 3 on 1st floor outer blind inner louvred for belfry; corbels to cornice. 4 bay aisled nave with projecting gabled front to south west having 3 tall lancets and massive side pinnacles. Side walls with wall strips and corbel table parapet. Entrance in south angle with pointed arch. Interior: quadripartite vaults on very slender band Purbeck shafts, raised dogtooth on vault shafts of central bay. Very wide, open space.

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Source: English Heritage

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