Description: Church of the Holy Trinity
Date Listed: 21 December 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 31966
OS Grid Reference: ST6796056030
OS Grid Coordinates: 367960, 156030
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3025, -2.4610
5120 POW'S HILL
Church of the
ST 65 NE 1/56
1847-49. Built for the Rev. Charles Otway Mayne of Midsomer-Norton. Architect
G. P. Manners (Bath City Architect). Small church in quasi-Perpendicular style.
Dressed limestone rubble with alternate thick bands. Slate roof with coped
verges. Mostly square headed single windows with cusped foiled tracery, 2 light
at south gable end, 3 light east, north and west ends (arched) -chancel 3
light plate tracery with oculi and side windows in Decorated style. Cruciform
plan with bellcote between chancel and nave and small 3 stage crenellated turret
in north-east angle. Two bay nave and 2 bay chancel. South porch in centre
of nave with arched entrance and weathered buttresses. Contemporary gate piers,
blind tracery panels, and gates.
Interior: small cruciform space with small chapel to south-east. Chancel
windows have rere-arches. High altar with angels on corners of canopy stand.
Listing NGR: ST6796056030
Source: English Heritage
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