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Church of the Holy Trinity

A Grade II Listed Building in Rainow, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2808 / 53°16'50"N

Longitude: -2.0747 / 2°4'28"W

OS Eastings: 395117

OS Northings: 375980

OS Grid: SJ951759

Mapcode National: GBR FZYH.MN

Mapcode Global: WHBBJ.3SBR

Entry Name: Church of the Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 9 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138952

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58025

Location: Rainow, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Rainow

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Rainow Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 97 NE RAINOW C.P. CHURCH LANE
(East Side)

3/112 Church of the Holy
Trinity.

II

Church: 1846 by Samuel Howard of Disley for the Church Building
Society. Coursed buff sandstone blocks with hammered dressings.
Welsh slate roof and stone ridge. Nave, short chancel and west tower.
4-bay nave divided by buttresses has 2-light lancet windows with
Y-tracery. Angle buttresses at the ends have heavy pinnacles.
Chancel has angle buttresses and 3-light tower flanked by low
staircase towers has rebated 4-centered arched doorcase with label
mould on carved head corbels. Y-traceried west window with clock and
3-light louvred bell openings above. Embattled top with pinnacles on
the corners.

Interior: Porch has pair of curving stones staircases to west
gallery. Broad nave has complete set of pine box pews. Chancel arch
on short engaged columns resting on stone corbels.


Listing NGR: SJ9511775980

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