All Saints, Down Ampney
All Saints, Down Ampney, Cirencester GL7 5QW View on map
Grade I listed, built 1265 for the Knights Templars. Stained glass east window is a copy of Basilica doors in Florence. Other window dedicated to aircrews who flew from here for the Battle of Arnhem during WWII. Permanent exhibition recalling the life of composer Ralph Vaughan Williams who was born in the village.
Daily 9:30am - 5pm or earlier when it gets dark. Vestry kept locked.
Off A419 Swindon to Cirencester road, 3 miles from Fairford. Rail: Kemble (4 miles), Swindon (12 miles). Bus: No's 77, 349, 861, 865 (Lechdale to Cirencester), no service on Sundays.
- Wheelchair access: Yes
- Disabled Toilets: No
- Assistance dogs: Yes