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Church of the Holy Trinity, Rathmell

Description: Church of the Holy Trinity

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 323888

OS Grid Reference: SD8044859941
OS Grid Coordinates: 380448, 459941
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0351, -2.3000

Locality: Rathmell
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD24 0LA

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Listing Text

SD 85 NW
(east side)
Church of Holy Trinity


Parish church, c1840 with chancel and vestry of 1883 by F Healey of Bradford,
and C20 alterations. Slobbered rubble, millstone grit dressings, Westmorland
slate roof. South porch, 3 stage west tower, 3 bay nave, south vestry, 2 bay
chancel. Lancet style. Porch of 1897: segmental pointed arch to entrance,
engaged pillars; 2 leaf plank doors and strap hinges, trefoil in gable; cruciform
finial. West tower: blocked west entrance has. chamfered surround to segmental
pointed arch, hoodmould and pendant stops, string course to second stage, 2
light window with Y tracery and hoodmould with head stops. String course to
bell stage, lancet window partly obscured by clockface, hoodmould. Embattled
parapet and finials. Nave has 3 lancet windows with hoodmoulds, corbel table.
South vestry extended 1912: west entrance. 2-light window on gabled south side.
Chancel: 3 light east window with segmental pointed hoodmould. 2-light window
on north side. Corbel table. Cruciform finials to east and west ends. Interior:
scissor braced roof trusses to nave. Segmental pointed chancel arch; piscina
and 2 sedilia with trefoil cusped arches. Oak reredos 1908 designed by F Healey.
Some C19 windows by Capronnier of Brussels.
Source: W A Shuffrey, The Churches of the Deanery of North Craven (Leeds, 1914),

Listing NGR: SD8044859941

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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