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Church of Holy Trinity

A Grade II Listed Building in East Grimstead, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0442 / 51°2'39"N

Longitude: -1.6811 / 1°40'51"W

OS Eastings: 422455

OS Northings: 127251

OS Grid: SU224272

Mapcode National: GBR 633.FTN

Mapcode Global: FRA 76CC.8WP

Entry Name: Church of Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 28 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023819

English Heritage Legacy ID: 319471

Location: Grimstead, Wiltshire, SP5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Grimstead

Built-Up Area: East Grimstead

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: West Dean with East Grimstead St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/91 Church of Holy Trinity


Anglican church, 1857 by F.H. Pownall. Knapped flint with ashlar
dressings, roof has alternate plain and fish-scale tiles with coped
verges and cross finials. Geometric-style. Nave with bellcote,
chancel, north vestry and south porch. Heavily detailed timber
porch on stone plinth, pointed door has marble columns and hood
mould with foliated terminals. South side nave has 1-light and 2-
light cusped lancets, continuous moulded string course. Chancel
has cusped lancets and diagonal buttresses to east end, 3-light
east window is geometric-style with hood mould with foliated
terminals. North vestry has 2 chamfered pointed windows to east
wall, and shouldered-arched door to north with Decorated circular
window on right. North side nave has 3 cusped lancets. West end
has pointed window with 2-light plate tracery and hood mould with
terminals, diagonal buttresses.
Interior: Brick interior walls with bands and decorative patterns
in vitrified brick. Nave has scissor roof with no bay divisions.
Pretty arcade to vestry from chancel has slender marble shafts.
All original fittings including pews, pulpit, font and choir
stalls. (N. Pevsner, Buildings of England: Wiltshire, 1975.)

Listing NGR: SU2245527251

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