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Cemetery, Kingston and Hastings Mausoleum

A Grade II Listed Building in Trowbridge, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3298 / 51°19'47"N

Longitude: -2.2006 / 2°12'2"W

OS Eastings: 386122

OS Northings: 158984

OS Grid: ST861589

Mapcode National: GBR 1SM.GH8

Mapcode Global: VH96W.TT0Y

Entry Name: Cemetery, Kingston and Hastings Mausoleum

Location: Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14

County: Wiltshire

Parish: Trowbridge

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Listing Date: 26 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313957

Source ID: 1021562

Listing Text

THE DOWN
1.
5411
(East Side)
Cemetery, Kingston and Hastings
Mausoleum
ST 8658 10/214
II

2.
Circa 1870s. Designed and built by William Smith, the local architect (ML). Romanesque
style. Stone vault formerly with segmental, or possibly triangular, dogtooth and
roll-moulded caps. Central entrance of 2 orders with pink granite nook shafts,
wide palmette caps and imposts, chevron lintel with moulded spaces and small arcade
to outer order, also a chevron band between orders. 2 blind flanking arches with
single nook shafts having similar decoration on smaller scale. Bronze plates to
the Rev. Thomas Kingston (d. 1867) with shield above and to Rev. J. D. Hastings
Trowbridge, d. 1869, also with shield above. Particularly remarkable ironwork
(by Lucas): central door with decorative hinge and handle fretwork of wrought iron
and horrid spike array in tympanum.


Listing NGR: ST8612258984

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