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Church of All Saints

A Grade II* Listed Building in Preston, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7068 / 51°42'24"N

Longitude: -1.9376 / 1°56'15"W

OS Eastings: 404405

OS Northings: 200893

OS Grid: SP044008

Mapcode National: GBR 3QZ.WFW

Mapcode Global: VHB2R.CCHF

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 26 November 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1089268

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129414

Location: Preston, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Preston

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Preston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(north side)
3/115 Church of All Saints
Anglican Church. C13 and C14, restored in 1862. Random coursed
rubble stone with flush quoins, stone slate roof with coped gables,
and very fine tiered C14 bellcote to east end. West tower, nave
with transepts and south porch, chancel with small north vestry.
Perpendicular tower of 2 stages on plinth, with string course,
stepped diagonal buttresses and embattled parapet, small stair
tower in south east corner, double belfry lights on each face.
West face has Tudor-arch doorway and 3-light window above with two
carved heads over. South porch has large trefoil archway, coped
gable and small side buttresses, trefoil niche to right on inside.
Windows of different periods on each of three sides of south
transept and in south side of chancel. Three-light east window
with Early English surround. Nave roof of five bays with collar
beams and arched braces carried of C19 carved stone corbels. Small
stepped chancel arch, and plain chamfered transept arches, all of
C13. East side of chancel arch has three fine C13 wall tablets,
piscina and sedilia on south side remodelled in restoration,
encaustic tile floor of C19. Norman font. (David Verey, The
Buildings of England - Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, (1979).)

Listing NGR: SP0440500893

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