Church of St Luke, College Road, Cheltenham - Cheltenham

Church built in 1853-4 by Frederick W Ordish, partly intended for schoolboys from nearby Cheltenham College. Drilled Cotswold stone with ashlar quoins and dressings and with plain tile roof. Middle Pointed style. Cruciform plan with west tower; four-bay aisled nave with clerestory and south porch, crossing with north and south transepts, four-bay chancel with south Lady Chapel, north vestry. West tower has heavily broached spire. The roof covering is in poor condition and the interior is damaged by water ingress. The rainwater goods were repaired in 2016.

Church of St Luke, College Road, Cheltenham - Cheltenham
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST LUKE
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II
    List Entry Number:
    1387880
    Local Planning Authority:
    Cheltenham
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St Luke
    Street Name:
    College Road
    Locality:
    Cheltenham
    County:
    Gloucestershire
    District / Borough:
    Cheltenham
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Cheltenham
    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 II, CA