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Church of the Holy Trinity

A Grade II Listed Building in Hoyland, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.4973 / 53°29'50"N

Longitude: -1.4184 / 1°25'6"W

OS Eastings: 438682

OS Northings: 400220

OS Grid: SE386002

Mapcode National: GBR LXJ0.Q1

Mapcode Global: WHDD4.5CV8

Entry Name: Church of the Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 23 April 1974

Last Amended: 4 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151087

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333875

Location: Barnsley, S74

County: Barnsley

Electoral Ward/Division: Hoyland Milton

Built-Up Area: Hoyland

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Elsecar Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SE30SE (north side),

2/3 Church of the
Holy Trinity
23.4.74 (formerly listed as
Holy Trinity Church
and as on Wath Road)
- II
Church. 1841-43, vestry and addition 1871. Patron the 5th Earl Fitzwilliam.
Coursed, dressed and ashlar sandstone, Welsh slate roof. Orientated north-south,
ritual orientation used here. Tower, 5-bay nave, apsidal chancel with north vestry.
Early English Gothic Revival style. Tower: 2 stages. Clasping buttresses with
corner shafts and gablets rise as octagonal turrets with pinnacles. South door with
shafts to deeply-moulded arch and hoodmould; lancet window over has hoodmould;
clock above in chamfered, square recess. Belfry stage has triple lancet, central
lancet louvred, outer ones blind, continuous hoodmould. Recessed octagonal spire
with lucarnes and weathervane. Nave: chamfered plinth; clasping octagonal end
buttresses with corner shafts to ashlar pinnacles. Offset, gabled buttresses between
lancet-windowed bays, hoodmoulds with head-carved stops. Oversailing course beneath
coped parapet. Gable copings with quatrefoil-panelled plinth at eastern apex.
Chancel: lower semi-octagonal apse with smaller buttresses between bays as nave.

Interior: porch beneath tower has stone stair to ringing chamber with iron handrail.
2 trefoil-headed doorways into nave. West gallery set on arcade of cast-iron
stanchions and trefoil-headed ashlar arches, ashlar parapet pierced by quatrefoils.
Decorative roof trusses with arch braces rising from carved-head corbels to pendant
bosses; cusped panels subdivide trusses. Octagonal Gothic Revival font.
C20 chancel fittings.

Listing NGR: SE3868200220

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

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