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Church of St Andrew, Highworth

Description: Church of St Andrew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 318442

OS Grid Reference: SU2097090386
OS Grid Coordinates: 420970, 190386
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6119, -1.6985

Location: Roves Lane, Highworth, Swindon SN6 7QA

Locality: Highworth
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN6 7QA

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Listing Text

Church of St Andrew
(formerly listed as
Church of St James)
SU 29 SW 6/314 26.1.55


1864 by W. Pedley. Early English. Rubble on moulded plinth. Stone slate
roof. Three stage tower, ashlar, upper stage arcaded. Angle buttresses.
Four bay nave with gabled porch to south facing avenue of lines leading to
gates of Warnford Place. Two bay chancel. Interior: ashlar with truss rafter
roofs. En delit purbeck shafts to windows (a triplet at east end). Fleur
de lys tiles. Chancel arch on angel corbels. Font. A small earlier portable
marble font too, turned baluster shape with Warnford/Banbury arms and a turned
wood cover. Ian Fleming, the author, buried in churchyard.

Listing NGR: SU2097090386

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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