Church of St Margaret, Church Street, Stratton St. Margaret - Swindon (UA)

Large parish church now within northern suburbs of Swindon. Consists of nave, chancel, north aisle, north vestry (an extension of the aisle), south aisle with two-storey south porch and two-stage west tower. C13 origins, C19 low two-stage west tower. The stone slating to the roofs of the porch, chancel and south slope of the south aisle roofs are in poor condition. Heritage Lottery Fund Grant for Places of Worship offered in 2017 for roof repairs. Project in Project Development stage during 2018 with work anticipated to start towards the end of in 2018.

Church of St Margaret, Church Street, Stratton St. Margaret - Swindon (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST MARGARET
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1185393
  • Local Planning Authority: Swindon (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Margaret
  • Street Name: Church Street
  • Unitary Authority: Swindon (UA)
  • Parish: Stratton St. Margaret
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North Swindon
  • 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, CA

Contact Details

Sarah Ball 0117 975 0666

Next steps

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