Chichester Cathedral Chichester, England

Chichester Cathedral in West Sussex has been described as "the most typical English cathedral." It has Norman arcades in the nave and choir along with much Early English Gothic architecture.

South Transept and Spire
Holly Hayes

Facts & Stats

Id
249258
Best Known As
Chichester Cathedral
Full Name
Chichester Cathedral
Also Known As
The Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity and Cloisters
Coordinates
50.836205° N, 0.780705° W  (map)

Contact Info

Address
West St.
PO19 1RP
Phone
(01243) 782595

Timeline

Listed Building Description

CHICHESTER

593/3/265 THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINI 05-JUL-50 TY AND CLOISTERS

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Mainly the work of Bishop Ralph de Luffa (pillars and arches of the nave and choir) 1091-1123. Retro-choir 1199, aisles 1223-1244. Lady chapel 1288-1305. Tower and spire, originally C13 and C15 respectively, rebuilt after fall in 1861 by Sir Gilbert Scott and Slater. Cloisters C15. (Restoration 1840-60 by R C Carpenter and J Butler. 1901 - north-west tower replaced by J L Pearson).

Listing NGR: SU8594204787

Further Resources

  1. The National Heritage List for England: 1354261, /resultsingle.aspx?uid=1354261. Historic England.
  2. Official Website of Chichester Cathedral. Official source.