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Church of St Andrew

A Grade II* Listed Building in Aston Subedge, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 52.0728 / 52°4'22"N

Longitude: -1.7995 / 1°47'58"W

OS Eastings: 413836

OS Northings: 241624

OS Grid: SP138416

Mapcode National: GBR 4N7.1VD

Mapcode Global: VHB12.R5J9

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 25 August 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1341748

English Heritage Legacy ID: 126921

Location: Aston Subedge, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL55

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Aston Subedge

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Weston-sub-Edge with Aston-sub-Edge

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


4/1 Church of St. Andrew


Anglican Parish Church. 1797. By Thomas Johnson of Warwick for Lord Harroby.
Ashlar limestone with purple slate roof. Flat limestone copying at gable ends and
heavily moulded stone eaves cornice. Nave and chancel with 3-sided apse. Gothic
style with neo-Greek west bellcote. 3-windowed nave. 2 windows light apse.
All windows probably C19, pointed with 'Y' tracery. 3 steps up to door in pointed
archway in west gable end. Scratch sundial on south wall. Eroded early C19 memorial
to members of the Green family of Saintbury on north wall. Decorative ironwork
weather vane on bellcote.
Interior: Simple nave with barrel-vaulted plastered ceiling and C18 wooden gallery
with fielded panelled front supported by wood Tuscan order columns supported on pew
backs. Single step up to chancel through pointed arch. Original C18 font inside
door. Gallery retains original pews. Other pews C19 except in south east corner of
nave where some original along-the-wall seating remains. C18 wood pulpit with tester
adjacent. Late C17 tombstones in floor of nave. 3 wall tablets to members of the
Harrowby family in chancel. Fittings for gas lighting at east end of nave and on
west wall of gallery. (David Verey, The Buildings of England: The Cotswolds 1979)

Listing NGR: SP1383641624

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