Gloucestershire Places of Worship

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All Saints Church, Winterbourne Down
All Saints Church (link to Church's website)
Down Road, BS36 1BW,
Winterbourne Down, Gloucestershire.

Cemeteries

This Church has (or had) a graveyard.

Note: any church within an urban environment may have had its graveyard closed after the Burial Act of 1853. Any new church built after that is unlikely to have had a graveyard at all.

Church History

This Place of Worship was founded in 1858, and we understand it is still open.

Winterbourne Down ecclesiastical parish was formed July 26, 1861 from Westerleigh and Winterbourne parishes. The church of All Saints is, according to Kelly's Directory of 1923, "a building in the Gothic style, from designs by G.E. (George Edmund) Street esq. R.A. consisting of chancel, nave of three bays, north aisle, south porch and a turret containing one bell". There are 275 sittings.

The British Listed Buildings website provides a foundation date of 1858 for the Church - as is often the case, before the parish itself was created officially.

Denomination

Now or formerly Church of England.

If more than one congregation has worshipped here, or its congregation has united with others, in most cases this will record its original dedication.

Maps

This Church is located at OS grid reference ST6507879683. You can see this on various mapping systems. Note all links open in a new window:

Reference

  • Places recorded by the Registrar General under the provisions of the Places of Worship Registration Act 1855 (2010) is available as a "Freedom of Information" document from the website What Do They Know.
Last updated on 6 May 2013 at 14:39.

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