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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY

List entry Number: 1269808

Location

CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityWistanstow

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 12-Nov-1954

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 460393

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History

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Details

WISTANSTOW

SO48NW Church of The Holy Trinity 1943-1/6/162 12/11/54

GV II*

Parish church. C12. Sandstone rubble; plain tile roof. Cruciform on plan, with crossing-tower. EXTERIOR: south doorway to chancel with dogtooth ornamented arch on attached columns with enriched capitals. Tower: probably C14, with later superstructure; sundial; weather-vane. Nave: thick walls with splayed lancets; blocked opening over south doorway, which has studded plank door and wrought-iron hinges, and lock dated: PCW 1696; blocked north doorway under altered opening with lancet. INTERIOR: north transept: roof with trussed rafters with raking braces. South transept: roof with moulded queen-post trusses and cusped windbraces. Nave roof: moulded trusses and purlins with quatrefoil windbracing, and moulded wood ashlar pieces with enriched panelling. Tablets: James family, 1775; Swainson, 1835; Cooke, 1766. Late C18 box-pews to transepts; C14 font. Slabs to Richard James (1727) and others. C17 texts with enriched borders in south transept.



Listing NGR: SO4322485591

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National Grid Reference: SO 43224 85591

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