Church of All Saints, Church Lane, Spelsbury - West Oxfordshire

Church with a west tower, nave, north and south aisles, chancel and transepts. Almost all rebuilt in the c18 by the Earls of Litchfield. The chancel being extended again in 1851. W Tower of two stages was originally the central tower of a Norman church. C13 Nave, with arcades. In 2017 the church received a Listed Places of Worship Roof Repair Fund grant for flat roof repair. The Chancel and Transept limestone slate roofs are deteriorating in condition; with slippage allowing water ingress. An unsuccessful application for a Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship was made in 2017.

Church of All Saints, Church Lane, Spelsbury - West Oxfordshire
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1251447
  • Local Planning Authority: West Oxfordshire
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of All Saints
  • Street Name: Church Lane
  • County: Oxfordshire
  • District / Borough: West Oxfordshire
  • Parish: Spelsbury
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Witney
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

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

Contact Details

Nicola Lauder 01483 252074

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England