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Parish Church of the Holy Trinity

A Grade II Listed Building in West Lulworth, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6264 / 50°37'34"N

Longitude: -2.2515 / 2°15'5"W

OS Eastings: 382304

OS Northings: 80769

OS Grid: SY823807

Mapcode National: GBR 222.MKW

Mapcode Global: FRA 675F.2MW

Plus Code: 9C2VJPGX+G9

Entry Name: Parish Church of the Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152346

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108721

ID on this website: 101152346

Location: Holy Trinity Church, West Lulworth, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: West Lulworth

Built-Up Area: West Lulworth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: The Lulworths, Winfrith Newburgh and Chaldon

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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SY 8280, SY 8279, SY 8180, SY 8179, SY 8379
20.11.59 Parish Church of the
Holy Trinity


Parish church. Built 1869-70 on new site north of village. Architect G. Hicks.
Some stonework from old church re-used in the vestry.
Stone walls. Tiled roofs, gables with parapets and stone copings.
Nave of four bays, north aisle, chancel with north vestry, tower west end of nave -
on south side; base of this forms porch.
Tower of two stages with projecting stair turret on west. Two-light belfry window
in west wall of upper stage. Lancet windows in lower stage. Entrance doorway in
south wall with moulded arch. Angle buttresses.
South wall buttressed. Nave has two-light windows - chancel has one two-light and
one three-light window - all traceried. East wall of chancel has three-light
traceried window. North wall buttressed. Aisle has two-light traceried windows.
West wall has separate gables to nave and aisle. Two-light window to aisle and
four-light window to nave - both traceried.
Internally, all roofs of pine. Nave has arch-braced collar beam roof, aisle has
arch-braces scissor truss roof. Chancel has boarded waggon roof. North arcade has
circular columns with carved capitals. All fittings c1869. Stone pulpit and font.
Some good late C19 stained glass by Kempe. Churchyard monuments all C19 and later.

Listing NGR: SY8230480769

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