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Church of the Sacred Trinity

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ordsall, Salford

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Latitude: 53.4848 / 53°29'5"N

Longitude: -2.2503 / 2°15'1"W

OS Eastings: 383486

OS Northings: 398704

OS Grid: SJ834987

Mapcode National: GBR DHF.FS

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.DNNV

Plus Code: 9C5VFPMX+WV

Entry Name: Church of the Sacred Trinity

Listing Date: 31 January 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386185

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471610

Location: Ordsall, Salford, M3

County: Salford

Electoral Ward/Division: Ordsall

Built-Up Area: Salford

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Salford Sacred Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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949-1/20/111 Church of the Sacred Trinity


Church, now also library and offices. 1752 with tower of 1635.
Restoration 1871-74 by Holden. Ashlar. West tower, nave and
shallow chancel.
EXTERIOR: 2-stage tower transitional Gothic-classical style,
with Decorated window divided by transom in lower stage, and
paired bell chamber lights above. Angle pilasters, and
triglyph frieze below embattled parapet with cusped finials.
Leaded spirelet with wrought-iron weather vane. Nave expressed
as 2 storeys for galleried interior, with round-arched
doorways to NW and SW with heavy voussoirs to arches and
round-arched windows with kneelers and keystones on each
floor, divided by plain string course. Modillion eaves cornice
below parapet. Chancel projects as small rectangular bay with
pair of round-headed windows with round-headed niche above,
and string course.
INTERIOR: galleried plan with aisles below gallery now
partitioned off to form separate offices. Galleries themselves
now in use as library. Moulded wood panelling to gallery and
to casing of supporting piers, with Doric columns above.
Shallow king-post and panelled roof dates from Victorian

Listing NGR: SJ8348698704

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