Church of St Peter, High Street, Stourton with Gasper - Wiltshire (UA)

Parish church. Early C14, C15, 1720s, early Cl9 and 1877 restoration, 1848 south aisle. Dressed limestone, roof of mixed materials. West tower, nave with aisles, chancel with south organ chamber, north chapel and porch. Nave and aisle roofs have temporary felt roofing. Plain clay tiles to chancel in poor condition and there are blocked rainwater downpipes causing damage to walls. The building has been subject to heritage crime. Listed Places of Worship Roof Repair Grant awarded in 2017.

Church of St Peter, High Street, Stourton with Gasper - Wiltshire (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST PETER
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1318468
  • Local Planning Authority: Wiltshire (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Peter
  • Street Name: High Street
  • Locality: Stourton
  • Unitary Authority: Wiltshire (UA)
  • Parish: Stourton with Gasper
  • Parliamentary Constituency: South West Wiltshire
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade I, RPG grade I, CA