Since 1974 the building has been Grade II listed. travelled 191.14km A lot of the fundraising activities that the PTA would normally host (summer fete, Christmas fair) have had to be cancelled. travelled 176.07km Tagged in: Marlow Balloon Race This is the plot excluded from the 1851 purchase. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of this building. The new church was built as a 'chapel of ease' to meet this need, and provided an extra 200 seats for worshippers. Page. Holy Trinity V-Neck School Jumper . The current owners have undertaken regular work to preserve and protect the building, internally and externally. Thank you for visiting our official Holy Trinity & Little Marlow Facebook Page. Former Church of the Holy Trinity (Now Known As Old Trinity Church) is a Grade II listed building in Marlow, Buckinghamshire, England. 3 talking about this. 181 likes. Cookies Information, Copyright© The Marlow Society 2009-2020 - all rights reserved. travelled 171.75km it was an amazing school ,, now mr myers aand mr morton hve left its CRAP !! travelled 177.41km The pub garden, which extended to the north along the church boundary, is today occupied by two houses built around 1990. Or shrewd bargaining by Mr Bloxham? travelled 172.10km The most recent work was the complete dismantling and rebuilding in 2002 of the brick and flint border wall alongside Wethered Road. Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College. Email: tmslocalhistorygroup @marlowsociety.org.uk, Website Information & Acknowledgements      Download establishment data. Interestingly, in the meantime the ownership of this plot had changed from Mr Harris to Mr Bloxham. Report this profile About I am passionate about providing a positive experience in rugby and sport for anyone who wants to give it a go. Outstanding ... Trinity Court, Marlow. 83 likes. According to the architect's latest Quinquennial report, the church is in reasonably good condition, and to demolish it therefore would seem to be a waste of a good asset. The bright reds and blues are typical of Hardman, who made the window in 1867 at a cost of £300. He suggested that the mosaic work on the reredos was most probably executed by Salviati of Venice, to a design by Clayton & Bell. The church authorities realised quite soon after its erection that it’s churchyard was  inadequate for the town's needs. URN: 110471. Gas cost £2.16.6d; candles £1.4.0d; fuel £7.8.7d; and repairs £1.1.5. The outline sketch of the church building shows clearly that the porch was originally intended to be on the North side. FINISHED, #19 Ella : Ballards Estate Agents - Marlow present this 2 bedroom flat for sale in The Paddocks, Savill Way, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7. Marlow is a beautiful, thriving and popular riverside market town in the Chiltern Hills between Windsor and Henley-on-Thames. FINISHED, #7 Bright star: ', 'The style of the church is, typically of Scott, his favourite Middle Pointed with a simple overall plan to accommodate as many seats as possible without resorting to galleries, and most of the detail confined to the decorated window tracery which is varied enough to give diversity to the several views of the church. travelled 174.13km Marlow was expanding, and the Parish Church  could no longer accommodate the town's churchgoing population. Despite its location on the edge of town, the site chosen for the church did have some buildings nearby. Each year the money we raise goes towards enhancing the environment and experiences our children receive in school. This had been suffering from the combined effects of traffic damage and disturbance by tree roots, and by the 1990s was leaning over dangerously into the road, and had several very large fractures. Wire mesh was installed in the bell tower openings, to thwart the large number of pigeons that had taken to nesting there. A long stretch of the brick and flint wall along Trinity Road was rebuilt. The federation was established in 2014 and has grown from strength to strength since then. See more at www.lighthousemarlow.com At one stage it was a photographic studio and gallery. ', 'Chancel south wall 1 of two lights, showing Christ giving Peter the keys of the Kingdom. Post: The Marlow Society, 22 Rookery Court, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 3HR. Report on Holy Trinity Church for the Council for Places of Worship, 83 London Wall, EC2, 12th April 1976. But that doesn't stop us from looking for new ways to raise money for the school and have some fun along the way. There is not much that can be done, apart from accepting that heating costs will be high during winter, and there will be cold spots at certain locations. ELIMINATED, #9 Balloon: Marlow (/ ˈ m ɑːr l oʊ /; historically Great Marlow or Chipping Marlow) is a town and civil parish within the Unitary Authority of Buckinghamshire, England. The Federation of Holy Trinity and Little Marlow C of E (VA) Schools; Establishment Holy Trinity Church of England (Aided) School URN: 110471. Had Mr Bloxham seen an opportunity to make some money, and acquired the land from Mr Harris in the expectation that one day the church would need it? An extended three bedroom family home offering spacious accommodation in this popular location to the north of Marlow within catchment for Marlow Church of England, Sandygate and Holy Trinity schools respectively. Starting at the school, clues lead around Marlow … About us Welcome to the Federation of Holy Trinity and Little Marlow Church of England Schools. Holy Trinity PTA Data Protection      Our children have been impacted enough already without having to lose out on activities because the PTA can't support it. For the past 25 years, the Church of England has had a continuing programme of selling off redundant church buildings. ', 'The east window of four lights shows the baptism of Christ and the ascension alternately with two Old Testament scenes, one of which is Abraham and the three Angels. FINISHED, #20 Balloon: Double glazing is not practical, since the creation of a micro-climate could damage the painted glass. Sydney Marlow led a trio of Falcons in double figures and West Burlington High School rolled to a 73-30 win over Holy Trinity in a SEI Superconference South … They are pleased to be preserving the church as a living part of the local community, even if it is no longer used for its original purpose as a place of worship. In the introduction to the report, Old Trinity Church is described as `typical of many chapels of ease built in the mid nineteenth century”. The proportion of pupils eligible for the pupil premium (additional funding for children in local authority care, from service families or known to be entitled to free school meals) is below the national average. travelled 171.31km Lighthouse Marlow runs in August each year at Holy Trinity School in Marlow. Wethered Road, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 3AG Whilst Marlow had four combined schools, Holy Trinity is the only Junior school in the town and offers parents the opportunity of choosing a Church of England education. From £14.00. Construction cost was £3,000. Holy Trinity Church Cookham Berkshire. The final conclusion and recommendation of the 1976 report is worth quoting: 'The council understands that the church has not been used for services for well over a year, and that the congregation who used to worship at Holy Trinity are now content to go the relatively short distance to All Saints. It boasts a rich community combining newcomers wanting a wonderful place to raise their children and families who have been in Marlow for generations – many parents at Little Marlow and Holy Trinity schools were pupils themselves. Holy Trinity Church (today called Old Trinity Church), in Wethered Road, was open for business. At a church meeting of 1912 it was announced that the churchyard was closed `for all purposes of opening new graves.' Holy Trinity Church of England (Aided) School – Term Dates A primary school in Marlow. Hopefully, with its new concrete foundation, it will be there for centuries to come. Since it was not feasible to acquire further adjacent land, plans for the establishment of the parochial cemetery were drawn up instead. The future for Old Trinity Church looks good. Despite this expansion of the churchyard, in 1909 the vicar announced that there would soon be no further room for burials. Asking price ... Dean Street (B482) signposted Lane End & Stokenchurch. Details; Governance; Links; Location; Skip map. travelled 167.57km travelled 162.08km 12 talking about this. FINISHED, #18 Balloon: Strangely enough, cooling can also be a problem during the summer months. ! The weather was perfect for the children as they went exploring the moors and studying the rivers and landscape. Holy Trinity Church of England (A) School. travelled 202.72km Holy Trinity has been firmly established in the heart of Marlow since the early nineteenth century and on its current site since 1961. The walls are built of brick faced with flint, with bath stone dressings. Despite these considerations, a former church building makes characterful offices, and it is perhaps not surprising that most of the owners and occupants of the building since the 1970s have been firms in creative businesses. The 13th August 1852 was a big day for churchgoers in Marlow. Recent owners have found that there is one error in the report. The land to the east of Gun Lane is stated as belonging to B Atkinson Esq. The  style was not just about the shape of buildings, but also about the colour schemes used in the interiors. '. The report prepared for the church commissioners before the deconsecration in 1976 makes interesting reading. The plans in the original 1851 deeds, however, show that the north door was intended to be the main entrance. It has 319 pupils on roll across years 3 to 6 (age range 7-11), with three classes per year group. The 13th August 1852 was a big day for churchgoers in Marlow. 2020 / 2021 INSET and training days for Holy Trinity Church of England (Aided) School We recommend that all parents check the staff training dates Holy Trinity Church of England (Aided) School have published on … Holy Trinity is a larger-than-average-size junior school. 'A four-bay nave with north aisle, west bell turret and south porch; chancel of three bays with north organ chamber and vestry. Marlow Lockdown Database. The sale document includes a plan which shows that Wethered Road was in 1851 simply labelled as 'Path from Marlow Field to Dean Street'. FINISHED, Tom joined the race on December 1, 2020, 10:09 AM, SASCO Snowflake joined the race on December 1, 2020, 7:04 AM, Team Boys joined the race on November 30, 2020, 10:41 PM, Team Girls joined the race on November 30, 2020, 10:41 PM, Bens Balloon joined the race on November 30, 2020, 10:29 PM, Charlies Charger joined the race on November 30, 2020, 8:32 PM, Reggies Christmas joined the race on November 30, 2020, 8:32 PM, Horse girl joined the race on November 30, 2020, 8:32 PM, Dotty joined the race on November 30, 2020, 8:32 PM, Crazy Christmas joined the race on November 30, 2020, 7:29 PM, Ecosquawk.com environmental news (coming soon). The church records include references to various internal additions and modifications over the years, such as a new oak altar rail, and new stained glass windows. One of the larger objects in the museum's collection is the bell and bell-rope of the redundant church of Holy Trinity in Trinity Road. The architect responsible for the church was Sir George Gilbert Scott, one of the most famous of  the gothic revival architects, with over 100 churches and cathedrals to his credit. Add to Wish List Add to Compare. Visitors to the churchyard, however, will see that there are a very few gravestones from comparatively recent times. This is because the  `gothic revival' architecture of the 1850s drew its inspiration from the Middle Ages. Most of these were paid for by local families and individuals to commemorate the passing of loved ones. It is located on the River Thames , 4 miles (6 km) south south-west of High Wycombe , 5 miles (8 km) west north-west of Maidenhead and 33 miles (53 km) west of central London . Marlow's Old Trinity Church was closed in 1975, and sold off by the Church Commissioners in 1978 as part of this programme. Today, apart from a certain brightness that will tone down in the next few years, the rebuilt wall looks as though it has been there for centuries. Turn right after a few hundred yards into Wethered Road, pass Holy Trinity school on your left-hand side, then bear left into Trinity Court. The insurance bill that year was £4.14.6d. Two of them remain today - the small cottages next to the church on Trinity Road. Little is known about the church in the years until it fell into disuse. A new church was consecrated. It also appears that the original churchyard was smaller than the present one, a parcel of land on the south-east, mainly cottages with gardens, being excluded. The organ has of course long gone, and was presumably removed when the building came into private ownership. Converting an old church building for use as business premises (or for that matter as residential premises) demands considerable ingenuity and expense. FINISHED, #2 Marvellous max : Holy Trinity Marlow Balloon Race, #1 Team Girls : ', 'The other nave windows are all but one by Burlison & Grylls. : FINISHED, #13 Super Donkey: In 1851 one of these was a public house called the Three Horse Shoes. The records also provide insights into the costs of running the church in 1915. Please support this virtual balloon race - not only will we have some fun (and competition), but it's an environmentally way to run a balloon race and avoid polluting the planet. The same stylistic influences can be seen in many Victorian churches, cathedrals, schools, museums, town halls and other buildings. Holy Trinity CE (A) School is a church aided junior school firmly established in the heart of the town of Marlow. For three years around 1990 Old Trinity Church stood empty. The Buildings of England, by Nikolaus Pevsner, Penguin Books, ISBN 0 14 071019 1. contains, The book of Marlow, by A J Cairns, Barracuda Books, ISBN 0 86023 094 5. The organist was paid & organ tuning cost £2.12.6d; blowing £1.13.3d; Choir boys earned £3.8.5d; and washing  surplices cost £2. Since 1994, the church and grounds have been owned by The RSA Group Ltd, a public relations and marketing services consultancy. travelled 159.91km FINISHED, #6 Balloon: Just six years after the consecration, in 1858, the church announced plans to extend the grounds by purchasing the oddly-shaped piece of land to the south west corner. The bell is no longer in the tower, but is preserved at Widmere Farm. The main entrance porch of the church is on the south side. It was rescued by the White family of Widmere Farm after rotting timber forced its removal from the bell turret, and loaned to the museum by … And a subsequent deed from 1859 covering the purchase of an extra plot of land to extend the churchyard. FINISHED, #14 Balloon: Marlow's Old Trinity Church (formerly Holy Trinity) in Wethered Road is today (at the time of writing) privately owned, and used commmercially. FINISHED, #4 Balloon: The roofs are covered with machine-made tiles. The building was used for various purposes in the years that followed. holy trinity school (marlow). FINISHED, #15 Balloon: These are family plots acquired several generations ago. '. In 1995 the old and rusting mesh protection on the stained glass windows was removed and replaced with new stainless steel mesh. Stained glass windows obviously cannot be opened for ventilation. In March, Year 5 had a wonderful week away in Devon at Heatree House. Many gothic revival colours are back in fashion, and can be purchased from specialist paint suppliers. & Grylls be cancelled also provide insights into the building was used for various in. For worshippers n't support it the spectacular St Pancras Hotel building in London was open for business very... 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