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Church of St Luke

A Grade II Listed Building in Sedbury, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6546 / 51°39'16"N

Longitude: -2.6659 / 2°39'57"W

OS Eastings: 354028

OS Northings: 195297

OS Grid: ST540952

Mapcode National: GBR JM.6XTM

Mapcode Global: VH87M.RN0Z

Plus Code: 9C3VM83M+RJ

Entry Name: Church of St Luke

Listing Date: 7 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186651

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354563

Location: Tidenham, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, NP16

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Tidenham

Built-Up Area: Sedbury

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Tidenham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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ST 59 NW
(west side)
9/217 Church of St Luke
Anglican parish church. 1853, by Henry Woodyer. Square coursed stone, plain tiled
roof with coped verges and terminal crosses. Nave, south porch, south east bell
turret with 3 bells, chancel, vestry and organ loft, north aisle. Generally in
C14 Decorated style; west end 2-light over central buttress, steep pointed openings
to outer and inner porch to simple plank door, 2 + 3-light to nave and small single
light to pulpit area, 2-light to south chancel and 3-light to east, 2-light to
vestry also haunched opening to north door, 4 single lights to north aisle.
Interior: 4-bay nave, wave and chamfer arcade, strutted collar roof, segmental
pointed chancel arch; 2-bay unequal-span opening to vestry from chancel, central
support 2 small colonnettes. Chancel roof similar to nave, has double sedilia in
cusped early English form and has carved panels flanking the altar, incorporating
war memorial. Octagonal font with raised sharp-cut lettering: FAITH, REPENTANCE,
(D Verey, Gloucestershire: The Vale and the Forest of Dean, 1970).

Listing NGR: ST5402895297

This List entry has been amended to add the source for War Memorials Register. This source was not used in the compilation of this List entry but is added here as a guide for further reading, 30 October 2017.

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