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Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity

A Grade I Listed Building in Winchester, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.0607 / 51°3'38"N

Longitude: -1.3131 / 1°18'47"W

OS Eastings: 448232

OS Northings: 129265

OS Grid: SU482292

Mapcode National: GBR 861.JTG

Mapcode Global: FRA 8649.VN9

Entry Name: Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 24 March 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1095509

English Heritage Legacy ID: 144495

Location: Winchester, Hampshire, SO23

County: Hampshire

District: Winchester

Electoral Ward/Division: St Michael

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Winchester

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Winchester Cathedral

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

869/6/39 THE CLOSE


Cathedral Church of the
{Holy} Trinity
SU 4829 SW 6/39 24.5.50


Transepts, crypts and part of the nave 1079-l095, by Bishop Walkelyn, tower fell 1107 and rebuilt later. Retrochoir and Lady chapel early C13. Early English. Nave completely remodelled by Bishop Edington (1345-66), and William of Wykeham (1366-l404) with his master-mason William of Wynforde; this involved a Perpendicular recasing of the Norman nave. The Cathedral is built of Isle of Wight stone. Many important furnishings of all periods, particularly the Bishops' chantry chapels. Flying buttresses on the south by Sir T G Jackson 1909-12, as part of his general restoration. The Norman arcade, once the entrance to the Chapter House, which runs from the south transept to the Deanery, is included in the listing.

All listed buildings in The Close form a group.

Listing NGR: SU4823229265

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