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Cemetery, Kingston and Hastings Mausoleum

A Grade II Listed Building in Trowbridge, Wiltshire

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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

Plus Code: 9C3V8QHX+WQ

Entry Name: Cemetery, Kingston and Hastings Mausoleum

Listing Date: 26 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1021562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313957

ID on this website: 101021562

Location: Trowbridge Cemetery, Hilperton Marsh, Wiltshire, BA14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Trowbridge

Built-Up Area: Trowbridge

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Trowbridge St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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(East Side)
Cemetery, Kingston and Hastings
ST 8658 10/214

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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