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Holy Trinity Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Bembridge, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.6901 / 50°41'24"N

Longitude: -1.0905 / 1°5'25"W

OS Eastings: 464338

OS Northings: 88222

OS Grid: SZ643882

Mapcode National: GBR BFG.M3N

Mapcode Global: FRA 87L8.4YR

Entry Name: Holy Trinity Church

Listing Date: 14 February 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310067

Location: Bembridge, Isle of Wight, PO35

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Bembridge

Built-Up Area: Bembridge

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Bembridge Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

1352-0/2/31 Holy Trinity Church

Church. c 1845-6 possibly by T Hellyer. A rebuilding of an
1820s church by John Nash which collapsed because it was built
of the friable Bembridge stone. As a result, the building has
the feeling of Commissioner's Gothic though later in period.
Built of Purbeck stone with Portland dressings, slate roof and
stone spire. 5 bay nave, north aisle, chancel, west tower with
stone broached spire and south porch. West tower of 2 stages
with louvred bell chamber with double lancets set in larger
arch. Stone corbels. Octagonal spire and elaborate clock with
metal face. Nave has lancet windows with dripstones separated
by stepped buttresses.
Interior: nave has pointed arches on circular columns. Large
pointed chancel arch. Roof of slight scantling with collar
beams. Series of early to mid C19 wall tablets.

Listing NGR: SZ6433888222

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

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