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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1089268
English Heritage Legacy ID: 129414
Location: Preston, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7
Civil Parish: Preston
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Preston All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
PRESTON PRESTON VILLAGE
SP OO SW
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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