Congregational Church, Bedford Street, Stroud - Stroud

A Congregational church of 1835-7 by Charles Baker of Painswick, with later alterations of 1851. Rectangular on plan with an apsidal north west end and a stair tower to the south east. The street facade is in the Greek Revival style. It is of two storeys with a gallery inserted in the first floor. The timber windows are rotten and a Heritage Lottery Fund Grant for Places of Worship was accepted in 2017 for repairs which are underway in summer 2018.

Congregational Church, Bedford Street, Stroud - Stroud
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Stroud Congregational Church
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1340941
  • Local Planning Authority: Stroud
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Congregational Church
  • Street Name: Bedford Street
  • County: Gloucestershire
  • District / Borough: Stroud
  • Parish: Stroud
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Stroud
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II*, CA