Church (dedication unknown)


Heritage Category:
Listed Building
List Entry Number:
Date first listed:
Date of most recent amendment:
Statutory Address:
Church (dedication unknown), Hailes


© Crown Copyright and database right 2021. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2021. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1154315.pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 25-Jan-2021 at 14:11:18.


Statutory Address:
Church (dedication unknown), Hailes

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

Tewkesbury (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SP 05043 30147


SP 03 SE 4/113

STANWAY, HAILES, Church (dedication unknown)

(Formerly listed as Hailes Church)



Parish church. C12, C14, C15, C17, restored C19, 1905 for H. Andrews (datestone). Random rubble, ashlar dressings, ashlar porch, timber-framed belfry, stone slate roof. Nave, chancel, south porch. South facade: trefoil-headed lancet on left; single-storey gabled porch, plinth, angled buttresses, wrought-iron gate in arched opening, datestone above, parapet gable. Inside boarded door in arched opening to nave. To right, trefoil-headed lancet. Parapet gables; square bellcote at west end, 3 louvred lights each face, pyramid roof; stone archway with gabled top for sanctus bell on east gable. Chancel same width as nave but slightly lower: lancet with cinquefoil head, trefoil over: bottom of opening blind. To right wide, ashlar buttress; boarded door under 3-centred arch, similar-width lancet over: pilaster buttress. Parapet gable, base of cross on apex. East end 3-light reticulated-tracery window, small quatrefoil over. North side, chancel 2 windows as left on south; lancet to nave, trefoil head, iron opening light; blocked doorway, trefoil head; roof as south. West wall paired lancets. Interior: medieval tiles and memorial slabs to floors, walls plastered. Nave: semi-circular responds to chancel arch, scalloped capitals, large roll to soffit pointed arch. Medieval chancel screen, 3 lights each side doorway, tracery heads, vine scroll on beam, short return on right against respond. Giant St Christopher painted on north wall, hunting scene on south. 3 1/2 bay roof, crown post trusses, post braced to tie beam and collar purlin, exposed collar rafters. Chancel: base of rood loft stair on left; trefoil-headed recess each side priest's door, double piscina cut back; aumbry; floriate cross slabs in floor each side of communion table. Dado panelling; C17 'L' plan pews each side against screen, Puritan chancel arrangement. C14 wall paintings, square grid with coats of arms on north side, saint in window recess, mythical animals over windows, figures above wallplate, painted across infill and ashlar pieces: south side similar but grid diagonal with lions and eagles. Further traces of painting on west wall chancel and north side of arch. Chancel roof, moulded wallplate, facetted plaster ceiling. Square pulpit, panelled sides, octagonal sounding board. Pews with plain ends, moulded tops and front edges, probably C16. Panelled box pew at rear of nave, fluted top to sides, cockshead hinges. Plain octagonal stone font. Early C19 wall monument. Porch added 1905. Interior little altered from C17. (D. Verey, Gloucestershire, the Cotswolds, 1970, Cotswold Churches, 1976)

Listing NGR: SP0504730148


The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
Legacy System:


Books and journals
Verey, D, Cotswold Churches, (1976)
Verey, D , The Buildings of England: Gloucestershire 1 The Cotswolds, (1970)


This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 05 Sep 1999
Reference: IOE01/01477/25
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr N J Sheppard. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].