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.

Facts & Stats on Chichester Cathedral

Go Historic ID
319009
Names
Chichester Cathedral
The Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity and Cloisters
Dates
1076-1108

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
West St.
Chichester, England
PO19 1RP
National Grid Reference
SU 85956 04776
Contact
(01243) 782595

Essays on Chichester Cathedral

Listed Building Description of Chichester Cathedral

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).

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Source: The National Heritage List for England
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Resources for Chichester Cathedral

  1. The National Heritage List for England English Heritage.
  2. Official Website of Chichester Cathedral Official website.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Chichester Cathedral - Chichester, England