History in Structure

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

Cemetery, The South Mortuary Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Trowbridge, Wiltshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

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: Cemetery, 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

Civil Parish: Trowbridge

Built-Up Area: 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

Find accommodation in
Trowbridge

Listing Text

ST 8659 8/212
ST 8658 10/212

THE DOWN (East side)
Cemetery, The South Mortuary Chapel

II
1854-55 by C.E. Davis of Bath. Modified Early English style. Low four 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. Three stage tower capped by small tented pyramidal roof over shaped corbel cornice. Upper stage with simple rectangular opening containing engaged shafts. Weathered capping to second stage with triple lancets and corner buttresses. Lower stage with pointed arches of two orders and label. Lean-to extension to east of lower stage, joined to chapel. Entrance below tower.

Listing NGR: ST8620458990

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.