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Latitude: 51.7277 / 51°43'39"N
Longitude: -2.3329 / 2°19'58"W
OS Eastings: 377105
OS Northings: 203270
OS Grid: SO771032
Mapcode National: GBR 0L8.R09
Mapcode Global: VH94W.JT2Y
Entry Name: Remains of Former Church of St Peter Including Tower and Porch
Listing Date: 24 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1305482
English Heritage Legacy ID: 132910
Location: Frocester, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL10
Civil Parish: Frocester
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Frocester St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 70 SE FROCESTER PETER'S STREET
1/116 Remains of former Church of
St Peter including tower and
Remains of former parish church. Medieval with C15 porch, tower
rebuilt 1849 by Francis Niblett. Random rubble limestone base
walls; ashlar porch with plain tile roof. Coursed rubble
limestone tower with ashlar spire. Outline of church retained in
low walls; south porch and north tower surviving. Tower: 2-stage
with narrow trefoil side windows and moulded pointed north doorway.
Projecting stair turret on west side with blocked doorway. Two-
light lancet belfry openings with stone louvres. Broach spire with
lucarnes to cardinal faces. Bold stone finial with weathercock.
Parapet gabled south porch with 4-light side windows having central
king mullion. Diagonal buttresses to front wall with plain pointed
archway. Wagon roof internally. C20 coping to cut-down church
walls. Gravel surface within . Church demolished in 1952, stone
being used to build Wycliffe College chapel in Stonehouse.
(N.M. Herbert, 'Frocester' in V.C.H. Glos. x, 1972, pp 170-178;
and D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Vale and the Forest of Dean,
Listing NGR: SO7710503270
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