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Church of St Bartholomew

A Grade II Listed Building in Oakridge Lynch, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7291 / 51°43'44"N

Longitude: -2.1277 / 2°7'39"W

OS Eastings: 391278

OS Northings: 203385

OS Grid: SO912033

Mapcode National: GBR 1MW.GXB

Mapcode Global: VH950.2SJT

Plus Code: 9C3VPVHC+JW

Entry Name: Church of St Bartholomew

Listing Date: 28 June 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155827

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132663

Location: Bisley-with-Lypiatt, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Bisley-with-Lypiatt

Built-Up Area: Oakridge Lynch

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Oakridge St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Parish church. 1835 by Robert Stokes for Thomas Keble. Ashlar
limestone; concrete tile roof. Nave with west tower, south porch
and chancel. Five tall Early English style lancets in offset
buttressed nave walls; 4 to south set either side of parapet
gabled porch with tall moulded pointed archway, sundial set above.
Diagonal buttresses to parapet gable ends of nave. Triplet to
parapet gabled east end of chancel; single lancet to south side of
chancel only. Three-stage tower with crenellation and diagonal
offset buttresses. Lancet belfry openings with stone louvres.
Tall 2-light traceried west window with carved hood labels.
Interior: simple limewashed interior with 5-bay truss roof;
ceiling at collar level. Lower exposed part of trusses have bold
coloured decoration. Similar decoration to panelled chancel
ceiling. Wide chancel arch with triple shafts. Plain pointed
tower arch. Octagonal-fronted stone pulpit, Early English style.
Tall shaft to octagonal stone font. Stained glass of c1875 to east
(N.M. Herbert, 'Bisley' in V.C.H. Glos., xi, 1976, pp 4-40; M.A.
Rudd, Historical Records of Bisley with Lypiatt, 1937; and D.
Verey, Cotswold Churches, 1976 and Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds,

Listing NGR: SO9127803385

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