Record Details

NHER Number:65255
Type of record:Structure
Name:Railings and walls surrounding churchyard of Holy Trinity Church

Summary

Decorative, Gothic-style cast iron railings form the western and north-western boundary of the churchyard of Holy Trinity Church (NHER 10538). These date to the mid 19th-century and are mounted on a low brick plinth with stone coping. They were listed Grade II in 1977, along with the early 19th-century low red brick wall that runs along the northern, eastern and southern sides of the churchyard. This wall has a rounded brick coping and flat buttresses at intervals.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 3632 9871
Map Sheet:TM39NE
Parish:LODDON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

19th-century railings and walls surrounding churchyard of Holy Trinity Church (NHER 10538).
Previously recorded under NHER 10538.

February 1977. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description excerpt:
"Cast iron railings. Mid 19th century in Gothic style by J.S. Benest. With trefoil headed spaces between shafts with quatrefoil frieze at base and spiked moulded top rail, slim Gothic panelled stanchions with crocketed pinnacles and supporting brackets. The railings are mounted on low brick plinth with stone coping, with octagonal ashlar pier at north-west corner and similar gate piers at south end.
Including churchyard wall surrounding large churchyard on north, east and south sides, early 19th century, red brick, low wall with rounded brick coping, and flat buttresses at intervals."
Information from (S1).
Please consult the National Heritage List for England (S1) for the current listing details.
P. Watkins (HES), 10 December 2021.

Monument Types

  • WALL (19th Century - 1801 AD (at some time) to 1832 AD (at some time))
  • GATE PIER (19th Century - 1833 AD (at some time) to 1866 AD (at some time))
  • RAILINGS (19th Century - 1833 AD (at some time) to 1866 AD (at some time))

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<S1>Designation: Historic England. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1169522.

Related records

10538Part of: Holy Trinity Church, Loddon (Building)
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