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Church of St Augustine

A Grade II Listed Building in Mannington and Western, Swindon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5665 / 51°33'59"N

Longitude: -1.8015 / 1°48'5"W

OS Eastings: 413853

OS Northings: 185307

OS Grid: SU138853

Mapcode National: GBR YN7.W5

Mapcode Global: VHB3D.QWGJ

Entry Name: Church of St Augustine

Listing Date: 17 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023525

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318825

Location: Swindon, SN2

County: Swindon

Electoral Ward/Division: Mannington and Western

Built-Up Area: Swindon

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Swindon St Augustine

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

SUMMERS STREET,
SU 18 NW SWINDON
Even Swindon
1/163 Church of St Augustine
17.2.70
II

Anglican parish church. 1907, by W.A.H. Masters. Red brick with
interlocking red tile roof. Nave and apse with north vestry and
bellcote. South west porch. North European Romanesque style.
Round-headed lancets between short pilasters. Above, triple lancet
within shallow brick arches; brick corbel table over. Apse
polygonal with Lombardic arcading in slightly recessed panels.
Vestry with round east end. Pitched roof to bellcote between apse
and vestry.
Interior: Wide nave of 6 bays expressed as wall arcades. Pilasters
carrying open double purlin roof on bracketed queen posts. Raised
choir within body of church enclosed with wrought iron railings,
with salient pulpit and lectern. Railed sanctuary in apse. Font,
limestone, arcaded in Romanesque style with 10 personified virtues.
Glass, some stained of 1931-2. In west one-and-a-half bays, late
C20 screen enclosing ceiled hall. A successful design.


Listing NGR: SU1385385307

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