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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1341748
English Heritage Legacy ID: 126921
Location: Aston Subedge, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL55
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
SP 14 SW ASTON SUBEDGE ASTON SUBEDGE VILLAGE
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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