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Church of Holy Trinity, Hotwells

Church of Holy Trinity
Church of Holy Trinity, Hotwells is located in Bristol
Church of Holy Trinity, Hotwells
Location within Bristol
General information
Architectural style Neoclassical
Town or city Bristol
Country England
Coordinates
Completed 1829
Design and construction
Architect Charles Robert Cockerell

Church of Holy Trinity (grid reference ST571725) is a church in Hotwells, Bristol, England.

It was built in 1829 by Charles Robert Cockerell with an interior by T Burrough and consecrated on 10 November 1830.

The interior forms a rectangle about 85 by 60 feet (26 by 18 m) and Cockerell used Wren's method of space division based on eight structural columns.[1] The church was completely rebuilt after being gutted during the Bristol Blitz of World War II. Nothing survives of the original cruciform, galleried interior, except the use of a shallow glazed dome.

It has been designated by English Heritage as a grade II* listed building.[2]

References

  1. ^ Walter Ison (1978). The Georgian buildings of Bristol. Kingsmead Press. pp. 88–89.  
  2. ^ "Church of Holy Trinity". Images of England. Retrieved 2007-03-16. 

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