Church Of The Holy Trinity, Trinity, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11 (Grade II)

Church Of The Holy Trinity is a grade two (II) listed building in Trinity, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11. It was first listed in 1977.

About Church Of The Holy Trinity


SD8332NW ACCRINGTON ROAD 906-1/14/1 (South side) 29/09/77 Church of the Holy Trinity

Church. 1835-6. By Lewis Vulliamy for the Church Commissioners; enlarged in later C19; derelict in 1991 following fire damage; restored and converted into flats in 1993. Punch-dressed sandstone ashlar, slate roof (now with skylight windows). Early English style. Nave with west tower, chancel with north chapel and south vestry. EXTERIOR: the 3-stage tower, with clasping buttresses, offset-bands between the stages, and an embattled parapet with octagonal corner pinnacles, has paired 2-centred arched west doorways in a 2-centred blank arch, a clock-face at the 2nd stage with a diamond-shaped surround, and coupled lancet belfry windows with louvres. The wide unaisled 4-bay nave has a chamfered plinth, angle buttresses with tall pinnacles rising from the angles, simple buttresses between the bays with 2 offsets, a corbel-table to each bay, and tall coupled lancet windows with deep splayed reveals (now with only the remains of stained glass). The chancel, of 2 short bays, has coupled lancets in the sides and an east window of 3 stepped lancet lights in a 2-centred blank arch; and on the north side a gabled chapel with a circular window (tracery destroyed). INTERIOR remodelled, but formerly had 3-sided gallery on cast-iron columns, and an open-timbered roof.

Where is Church Of The Holy Trinity?

Church Of The Holy Trinity is located on Accrington Road, in Trinity, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11.

Key Facts

Grid ReferenceSD 83167 32628
Easting, Northing383167, 432628.36084
Latitude, Longitude53.789696, -2.256986
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1022605
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