CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1151087
Date first listed:
23-Apr-1974
Date of most recent amendment:
04-Dec-1986
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY, CHURCH STREET

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

District:
Barnsley (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 38682 00220

Details

HOYLAND NETHER CHURCH STREET SE30SE (north side), Elsecar

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
333875
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 26 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/04204/02
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