Church of St George, Burrington - Herefordshire, County of (UA)

Small rural church. Of medieval origins, the nave was rebuilt in c1855 by S Pountney Smith and the chancel rebuilt and shortened in 1864 by Bodley. Simple plan of chancel and nave with belfry. The church has been shut since 2016 as the roof is in a dangerous condition. The perimeter of the chuch has been cordoned off due to ongoing falls of tiles. The bad condition of the roof has caused falls of plaster inside the church.

Church of St George, Burrington - Herefordshire, County of (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Church of St George
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1081799
  • Local Planning Authority: Herefordshire, County of (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St George
  • Unitary Authority: Herefordshire, County of (UA)
  • Parish: Burrington
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North Herefordshire
  • Region: West Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II

Contact Details

Chris Miners 0121 625 6835

Next steps

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