Church of St Peter, Charlton - Wiltshire (UA)

Parish church. C16 and 1857-8 by JL Pearson. Medieval work in ashlar limestone. C19 work in flint banded with limestone ashlar and brick. Tiled roof. North porch with tower over and north chapel, all C15-C16. Nave and chancel in one, rebuilding original work. The plain clay tiles to the roof are failing and although regular patching and repair is being undertaken, the roof will need renewing.

Church of St Peter, Charlton - Wiltshire (UA)
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Church of St Peter
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1365532
  • Local Planning Authority: Wiltshire (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Peter
  • Unitary Authority: Wiltshire (UA)
  • Parish: Charlton
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Devizes
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II*, CA