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Cemetary, the South Mortuary Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Trowbridge, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3298 / 51°19'47"N

Longitude: -2.1994 / 2°11'57"W

OS Eastings: 386204

OS Northings: 158990

OS Grid: ST862589

Mapcode National: GBR 1SM.GS1

Mapcode Global: VH96W.TTMX

Entry Name: Cemetary, the South Mortuary Chapel

Listing Date: 26 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1021559

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313952

Location: Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14

County: Wiltshire

Parish: Trowbridge

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Hilperton with Whaddon St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Listing Text

THE DOWN
1.
5411
(East Side)
Cemetery, The South
Mortuary Chapel
ST 8659 8/212
ST 8658 10/212
II

2.
1854-55 by C. E. Davis of Bath. Modified Early English style. Low 4 bay chapel
with short narrower polygonal chancel and a tower at north west end. Stone built,
gabled buttresses, coped verges and tiled roof. Short lancets. Main entrance
to west has pointed archway below staggered triplet, ironwork on doors. 3 stage
tower capped by small tented pyramidal roof over shaped corbel cornice. Upper
stage with simple rectangular opening containing engaged shafts. Weathered capping
to 2nd stage with triple lancets and corner buttersses. Lower stage with pointed
arches of 2 orders and label. Lean-to extension to east of lower stage, joined
to chapel. Entrance below tower.


Listing NGR: ST8620458990

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