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Church of Holy Trinity

A Grade II Listed Building in Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3549 / 54°21'17"N

Longitude: -3.1877 / 3°11'15"W

OS Eastings: 322904

OS Northings: 496137

OS Grid: SD229961

Mapcode National: GBR 6L52.NN

Mapcode Global: WH71C.0S9T

Plus Code: 9C6R9R36+XW

Entry Name: Church of Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 25 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158413

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75855

Location: Dunnerdale-with-Seathwaite, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA20

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Dunnerdale-with-Seathwaite

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Broughton-in-Furness St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 29 NW
Church of Holy Trinity

Church. 1874. Money given by H.W. Schneider. Coursed slate rubble with
slate roof. Single vessel nave and chancel with north organ loft and vestry.
South elevation has 4 plain unchamfered lancet windows, with wide buttress
between nave and chancel. Gabled porch has pointed arch and angle buttresses;
flat rough stone attached, now with sundial, used at one time as shearing stool
by Rev Robert Walker, for 67 years curate, made famous by Wordsworth as
'Wonderful Walker'. North elevation has 3 lancets to nave, gabled organ loft
and flat-roofed vestry with coping. West end has 2 lancets and gabled
outhouse with pointed entrance and gabled bellcote. East end has 3 stepped
lancets, vestry entrance and leaded casement. Interior is simple, scissor
rafter roof with ashlaring, double-chamfered chancel arch. Georgian royal
arms. Holy water stoup set in wall. Chancel has arch to organ loft and ten
commandments painted on wall; some stained glass. Brass plate re-set from
grave stone, records Rev R. Walker (died 1802) and his wife , Anne (died 1800).

Listing NGR: SD2290496137

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

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