Add to Wish List Add to Compare. FINISHED, #12 chloe trice: Holy Trinity CE (A) School is a church aided junior school firmly established in the heart of the town of Marlow. Interestingly, the deed also refers to a building called The Garrison that formerly stood on the site. There are no longer any pews. At the time Holy Trinity Church was built, Wethered Road was not much more than a path, with open fields to the north and east. Voluntary aided school. They can be seen on the original sale deed dated 23rd August 1851, which shows that the land needed for the church was sold to Her Majesty’s Commissioners for Building New Churches by Thomas Peers Williams for the sum of £120. This is because the  `gothic revival' architecture of the 1850s drew its inspiration from the Middle Ages. Trinity Court, Marlow. Falling numbers of churchgoers, coupled with the costs of maintaining buildings that were over a century old, meant that many simply became too much of a drain on the church's finances. Wethered Road, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 3AG Cookies Information, Copyright© The Marlow Society 2009-2020 - all rights reserved. Email: tmssecretary@ marlowsociety.org.uk. Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College. The current owners have undertaken regular work to preserve and protect the building, internally and externally. travelled 156.82km Little is known about the church in the years until it fell into disuse. In 1995 the old and rusting mesh protection on the stained glass windows was removed and replaced with new stainless steel mesh. Thank you for visiting our official Holy Trinity & Little Marlow Facebook Page. ELIMINATED, #9 Balloon: Holy Trinity Church Cookham Berkshire. Many gothic revival colours are back in fashion, and can be purchased from specialist paint suppliers. Another problem is heating. At a church meeting of 1912 it was announced that the churchyard was closed `for all purposes of opening new graves.' The lane running across the bottom right hand corner of the plot, today known as Trinity Road, is shown as Gun lane. The weather was perfect for the children as they went exploring the moors and studying the rivers and landscape. 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. Asking price £179,950 Leasehold book a viewing Trinity Court, Marlow. The organ has of course long gone, and was presumably removed when the building came into private ownership. And a subsequent deed from 1859 covering the purchase of an extra plot of land to extend the churchyard. Both Holy Trinity and Little Marlow … The Federation of Holy Trinity and Little Marlow Church of England Schools We’ve had a busy last few months. 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. The report prepared for the church commissioners before the deconsecration in 1976 makes interesting reading. At one stage it was a photographic studio and gallery. 3 talking about this. Inflation? Holy Trinity Church of England (Aided) School – Term Dates A primary school in Marlow. travelled 191.14km Details; Governance; Links; Location; Skip map. To many people, Old Trinity Church looks  older than it really is. Despite this expansion of the churchyard, in 1909 the vicar announced that there would soon be no further room for burials. travelled 162.08km It will be wonderful to see the school full of pupils once again, to hear the buzz of learning and to continue to grow together as children of God. FINISHED, #3 We LOVE you DADDY! This work revealed that the original 1850s wall had simply been built directly on the soil ! travelled 167.57km Holy Trinity has been firmly established in the heart of Marlow since the early nineteenth century and on its current site since 1961. The altar rail and its supporting metalwork are no longer in their original places, but are safely in storage. In September when I joined Great Marlow School, I was supported by my new form teacher, the year group head and Mrs Gifford and the other teachers, my friends and my mum.My favourite part of GMS is the massive sports centre and variety of clubs you can do. Tagged in: Marlow Balloon Race Not much by today's standards, perhaps, but less than eight years earlier the entire plot for the church and churchyard had cost only £120. Ballards Estate Agents - Marlow present this 2 bedroom flat for sale in The Paddocks, Savill Way, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7. Holy Trinity CE School Marlow. Holy Trinity shows its mettle in downing West Burlington and Central Lee to win its eighth SEI Superconference Volleyball Tournament title. Federation of Holy Trinity and Little Marlow CE Schools. travelled 159.91km Then it was occupied by an exhibition and advertising company, which increased the useable space by adding a mezzanine floor over part of the interior, and installed a new solid floor throughout, with under-floor heating. 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. holy trinity school (marlow). travelled 174.60km Holy Trinity is a larger-than-average-size junior school. FINISHED, #13 Super Donkey: travelled 171.67km The land to the east of Gun Lane is stated as belonging to B Atkinson Esq. Strangely enough, cooling can also be a problem during the summer months. Items 1-12 of 32. Scott was also responsible for buildings such as the Albert Memorial and the spectacular St Pancras Hotel building in London. 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. ', 'Chancel south 2, of two lights showing the Adoration of the Magi, by Clayton and Bell, 1867, predella panels below show two of the Acts of Charity. Converting an old church building for use as business premises (or for that matter as residential premises) demands considerable ingenuity and expense. Hopefully, with its new concrete foundation, it will be there for centuries to come. The 13th August 1852 was a big day for churchgoers in Marlow. Or shrewd bargaining by Mr Bloxham? Holy Trinity Marlow Balloon Race, #1 Team Girls : Visitors to the churchyard, however, will see that there are a very few gravestones from comparatively recent times. These are family plots acquired several generations ago. travelled 170.67km The Vestry was completely re-roofed, as was the porch over the lych gate. 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. URN: 110471. FINISHED, #15 Balloon: He suggested that the mosaic work on the reredos was most probably executed by Salviati of Venice, to a design by Clayton & Bell. The small parcel of land cost the church £145 when the sale deed was signed in 1859. All rather yellowish, perhaps by Burlison & Grylls, about 1970. Marlow is a beautiful, thriving and popular riverside market town in the Chiltern Hills between Windsor and Henley-on-Thames. If so, the mosaic glass would almost certainly have been imported from Italy. Click here to view the Marlow Lockdown database, hosted by MyMarlow with data provided and maintained by Marlow Chamber of Trade & Commerce.Find out which town centre shops, cafes, restaurants and businesses are still “open for business” in some way, whether drop in, take-away, delivery and so on. 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 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. Holy Trinity Churchyard Location Marlow, Wycombe District , Buckinghamshire , England Add to Map Marlow, a Pictorial History, by Rachel Brown and Julian Hunt, Phillimore & Co Ltd, ISBN 0 85033 942 1. it was an amazing school ,, now mr myers aand mr morton hve left its CRAP !! ', 'Chancel south wall 1 of two lights, showing Christ giving Peter the keys of the Kingdom. This is where the construction figure of £3,000 was given. Holy Trinity Church (today called Old Trinity Church), in Wethered Road, was open for business. The federation was established in 2014 and has grown from strength to strength since then. 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 . The bright reds and blues are typical of Hardman, who made the window in 1867 at a cost of £300. 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. Show map. These pages are regularly updated, please select here to view the latest version. Since 1974 the building has been Grade II listed. See more at www.lighthousemarlow.com Since 1994, the church and grounds have been owned by The RSA Group Ltd, a public relations and marketing services consultancy. travelled 176.07km 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. Asking price ... Dean Street (B482) signposted Lane End & Stokenchurch. 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. The future for Old Trinity Church looks good. The pub garden, which extended to the north along the church boundary, is today occupied by two houses built around 1990. It was deemed by the local council to be unsafe, so was taken down, flint by flint, brick by brick, and rebuilt. : Home; Holy Trinity Church of England (Aided) School; Holy Trinity Church of England (Aided) School. The stone pulpit and steps are still in the building, although they have been moved to a corner next to the reredos. Add to Basket. We are incredibly excited to welcome existing pupils back and new pupils to our school. Welcome to the Federation of Holy Trinity and Little Marlow Church of England Schools. Another Marlow school, Holy Trinity in Wethered Road, is organising a reindeer trail around town, running until Christmas Eve. In 1851 one of these was a public house called the Three Horse Shoes. This is all good news for the old churches and other buildings from this era, since they are less likely to be demolished, and more likely to be treated sympathetically. Outstanding ... Trinity Court, Marlow. travelled 174.13km 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. 181 likes. Sort By. The 13th August 1852 was a big day for churchgoers in Marlow. The sale document includes a plan which shows that Wethered Road was in 1851 simply labelled as 'Path from Marlow Field to Dean Street'. The  style was not just about the shape of buildings, but also about the colour schemes used in the interiors. Martin Harrison, a stained glass window expert who had been involved in preparing the 1976 report, happened to call into the building one day in the mid 1990s, and provided some interesting additional information. ... Holy Trinity Church of England (Aided) School (0.7mi.) Holy Trinity Church of England (A) School. 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. FINISHED, #4 Balloon: Stained glass windows are not airtight, and allow heat to pass out, and draughts to enter. The church authorities realised quite soon after its erection that it’s churchyard was  inadequate for the town's needs. Salviati was a famous glass mosaic company whose work can also be seen in St. Mark's, Venice, the Albert Memorial, the Cupola at St. Paul's Cathedral, Middle Hall of Parliament and the Albert Chapel at Windsor Castle. Most of these were paid for by local families and individuals to commemorate the passing of loved ones. A lot of the fundraising activities that the PTA would normally host (summer fete, Christmas fair) have had to be cancelled. 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. travelled 181.70km FINISHED, #7 Bright star: Marlow Lockdown Database. The walls are built of brick faced with flint, with bath stone dressings. The property also benefits from a sunny west facing rear garden. travelled 177.41km For three years around 1990 Old Trinity Church stood empty. FINISHED, #8 Balloon: For the past 25 years, the Church of England has had a continuing programme of selling off redundant church buildings. Data Protection      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 … A long stretch of the brick and flint wall along Trinity Road was rebuilt. travelled 172.10km ', 'The west window of the north aisle dates from around 1921 and shows Christ in Gethsemane, the Flagellation and Christ bearing the Cross, all very grey and rather decadent, perhaps by Curtis, Ward and Hughes. Lighthouse Marlow 2020 will run from Monday August 3rd to Friday August 7th Lighthouse is a holiday club for children which is run for one week during the summer holidays. 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. Former Church of the Holy Trinity (Now Known As Old Trinity Church) is a Grade II listed building in Marlow, Buckinghamshire, England. 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. 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 … FINISHED, #18 Balloon: You're currently reading page 1; Page 2; Page 3; Page Next; Show. Since it was not feasible to acquire further adjacent land, plans for the establishment of the parochial cemetery were drawn up instead. A lot of the fundraising activities that the PTA would normally host (summer fete, Christmas fair) have had to be cancelled. '. ELIMINATED, #10 ARMINA: Each year the money we raise goes towards enhancing the environment and experiences our children receive in school. FINISHED, #2 Marvellous max : Recent owners have found that there is one error in the report. Santa’s Float Marlow – Holy Trinity. FINISHED, #17 buddy the ballon: travelled 202.72km travelled 182.78km The main entrance porch of the church is on the south side. The most recent work was the complete dismantling and rebuilding in 2002 of the brick and flint border wall alongside Wethered Road. 83 likes. Page. The Federation of Holy Trinity and Little Marlow C of E (VA) Schools; Establishment Holy Trinity Church of England (Aided) School URN: 110471. In March, Year 5 had a wonderful week away in Devon at Heatree House. Thank you for visiting our official Holy Trinity & Little Marlow Facebook Page. Marlow's Old Trinity Church (formerly Holy Trinity) in Wethered Road is today (at the time of writing) privately owned, and used commmercially. 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