History in Structure

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

Cemetery, Kingston and Hastings Mausoleum

A Grade II Listed Building in Trowbridge, Wiltshire

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.


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

Listing Date: 26 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1021562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313957

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: Trowbridge St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

(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

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.