CHURCH OF HOLY TRINITY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1230701
Date first listed:
01-Jun-1966
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF HOLY TRINITY, CHURCH LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF HOLY TRINITY, CHURCH LANE

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

County:
Leicestershire
District:
Charnwood (District Authority)
Parish:
Thrussington
National Grid Reference:
SK 65036 15779

Details

THRUSSINGTON

SK 61 NE CHURCH LANE (East End) 5/168 1.6.66 Church of the Holy Trinity

GV II*

Church. C13-C15 and much restored 1877. Restoration by Goddard and Paget of Leicester. Ironstone with limestone dressings and Swithland slate roof with stone stack on nave E gable. Stone coped gables, some with cross finials. Stepped buttresses, angle and diagonal buttresses. W tower, nave, aisles, chancel and S porch. C14/C15 tower of three stages with plinth, NE projecting stair, W window, 1-light above, clock faces to N and W, 4 2-light bell openings with crenellated transoms, gargoyles, battlements and crocketted pinnacles. Nave arch, now blocked, probably double chamfered. Three bay N arcade of c1300 with double chamfered arches on octagonal piers and responds. Similar four bay S arcade but with hood moulds and head and label stops. Perp clerestory with 3 2-light windows on each side. 3 1/2 bay C19 roof with braces curving beneath collars. N aisle mainly C19 with 5 2-light windows. Double chamfered chancel arch on restored polygonal responds. Late C13 chancel. On N wall a 2-light window with Y tracery, arched niche and 2 square niches. 3-light E window with Intersected tracery. On S wall 3-light with Intersected tracery and 2-light with Y tracery. Double piscina with stiff-leaf capital and pointed trefoiled arches with fillets. Hood mould with label stops. S door and small 1-light to right. Chancel floor probably of Minton tile. C19 boarded wagon roof. Mainly C19 S aisles with 3 3-light and 2 2-light windows, piscina with cusped head and sedilia. Much restored many-moulded S doorway and S porch with double chamfered arch. Octagonal font, probably C14, with carved head projecting from one side, on C19 base. C18 and C19 wall monuments. Kelly's Leicester, Rutland, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire 1881, and Pevsner.

Listing NGR: SK6503615779

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
405714
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Kellys Directory' in Leicestershire Rutland Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire, (1881)

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: 15 Jun 2005
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