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Latitude: 51.8221 / 51°49'19"N
Longitude: -2.496 / 2°29'45"W
OS Eastings: 365910
OS Northings: 213837
OS Grid: SO659138
Mapcode National: GBR FW.WFG9
Mapcode Global: VH86Y.PGBJ
Entry Name: Church of St Stephen
Listing Date: 4 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1123753
English Heritage Legacy ID: 354094
Location: Cinderford, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14
District: Forest of Dean
Civil Parish: Cinderford
Built-Up Area: Cinderford
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Cinderford St Stephen
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 61 SE CINDERFORD BELLE VUE ROAD
10/25 Church of St. Stephen
Parish church, 1890, chancel 1893, by C.H. Lingen Barker of
Hereford. 4-bay nave with aisles, chancel and north vestry.
Impressive west front to road, projecting centre, entrance door on
returns. Plain plinth, plain ashlar bands at various levels: 3
lancet windows in centre at lower level, one each in aisles; above
two 2-light windows with geometric tracery, above again a plate-
tracery rose window and in the apex 3 slits with louvres. Either
side the corner buttresses are taken up above the eaves with gabled
caps. The entrance doors have separate hoodmoulds, with above a
flat gable against the wall, carved with 2 layers of recessed semi-
circles. The bell hangs under a projecting timber gablet over the
north door. Aisles buttressed, with 3 lancets grouped beneath a
hoodmould in each bay; clerestory has 2 sets of 2 lancets per bay.
Impressive interior, plain round columns, simple arches: ceiling
boarded, pointed barrel vault with ribs at half-bay centres rising
off stone corbels. Western gallery in projection with stone
balustrade. Original fittings.
Listing NGR: SO6591013837
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