Parish Church of St Andrew, Station Road, Swavesey - South Cambridgeshire

Benedictine priory church. Tower and north aisle C13; south aisle rebuilt and chantry chapel and south porch c1300. Nave arcade, clerestory and roofs mid to late C15 with window tracery inserted into some original openings. Restorations C17, early C19, and 1865 by WM Fawcett; masonry said to have been used from priory ruins. Walls of Barnack limestone and limestone rubble with brick repairs. The church has been subject to heritage crime. A Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship grant was accepted in 2017 and the project development phase is underway 2018.

Parish Church of St Andrew, Station Road, Swavesey - South Cambridgeshire
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    PARISH CHURH OF ST ANDREW
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1226375
    Local Planning Authority:
    South Cambridgeshire
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Parish Church of St Andrew
    Street Name:
    Station Road
    County:
    Cambridgeshire
    District / Borough:
    South Cambridgeshire
    Parish:
    Swavesey
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    South Cambridgeshire
    Region:
    East of England

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Poor
    Priority:
    B - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; solution agreed but not yet implemented
    Previous Priority:
    A
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade I, CA