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Church of the Holy Trinity, Sykehouse

Description: Church of the Holy Trinity

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 334662

OS Grid Reference: SE6291516904
OS Grid Coordinates: 462915, 416904
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6449, -1.0497

Location: Broad Lane, Sykehouse, Doncaster DN14 9BN

Locality: Sykehouse
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN14 9BN

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Listing Text

SE 61 NW
(north side)
2/85 Church of the
24.11.66 Holy Trinity
Church. Tower of 1721 otherwise 1869 by C. H. Fowler. Red brick with ashlar
dressings, slate roof. West tower, 4-bay nave with south porch and north
aisle, narrower chancel with north vestry; C19 work in Gothic Revival style.
Tower: simple square projection from nave with chamfered plinth band beneath
C19 west window of 2 lancets with quatrefoil beneath pointed brick arch; slit
window and offset band beneath wooden, louvred belfry openings of 2 trefoil-
headed lights; pyramidal roof with cross. Plaque on south side with name
'John Gibson' and date '1721'. Nave: chamfered plinth; gabled porch to bay 2
with apex cross; east buttress; windows as tower; shaped kneelers and ashlar
gable copings. North aisle has mullioned window of 3 round-headed lights and
pointed lancet windows. Chancel: lower and set back with blue brick band
on south side beneath 3 lancets, that to east set higher and cusped,
Clasping buttresses flank 3-light east window; gable copings with cross.
Gabled north vestry with 2-light mullioned window beneath shouldered lintel.
Interior: arcade has cylindrical piers with square bases and capitals to
2-order brick arches, similar tower and chancel arches. Blue-brick, ashlar
and cogged brick bands. 2-seat sedilia and piscina with arches over. Small
octagonal font of C15 date presumably from elsewhere.

Listing NGR: SE6291516904

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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