History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Trinity United Reformed Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowdon, Trafford

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3819 / 53°22'54"N

Longitude: -2.3561 / 2°21'21"W

OS Eastings: 376412

OS Northings: 387287

OS Grid: SJ764872

Mapcode National: GBR CYZB.QD

Mapcode Global: WH98V.S886

Entry Name: Trinity United Reformed Church

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067924

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212797

Location: Trafford, WA14

County: Trafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Bowdon

Built-Up Area: Altrincham

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Bowdon St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chester

Find accommodation in
Altrincham

Listing Text

SJ 78 NE BOWDON DELAMER ROAD
(south-east
side)

7/41 Trinity United
- Reformed Church

- II

Church with schoolroom at rear. 1872. Rock-faced stone,
ashlar dressings and slate roof: extension to schoolroom in
header bond brick. Nave with clerestory, aisles, transepts,
west porch, south-west tower and small 3-sided chancel.
Schoolroom and ancillary rooms to east. Projecting plinth,
bracketed eaves, steep roofs with coped gables. 3-bay aisles
and clerestory have weathered buttresses, 2-light openings
with Geometrical tracery to aisles and a type of plate
tracery to clerestory. Transepts have rose window and 3
lancets. 5-light west window above vestibule with enriched
parapet, window of 5 lancets, porch to left and tower to
right. 2-stage tower with weathered angle buttresses, 2-
light belfry openings and broach spire with gabled corner
canopies and lucarnes above on enriched band with grotesque
beasts. The schoolroom is treated similarly. Interior: all
faced in polychromatic brick. Double-chamfered brick arched
nave arcade with slender cast iron columns with foliated
stone capitals and bases, those carrying the transept arches
being coupled. Arch-braced roof, contemporary organ and good
stained glass especially to chancel.


Listing NGR: SJ7641287287

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.