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St Edward the Confessor, Kempley

St Edward the Confessor, Kempley, Gloucestershire GL18 2BP View on map

Early 20th century church, designed and built and by Randall Wells, using local labour and materials, in the Arts and Crafts ethos. Interior in Arts and Crafts style as well. Built as a Chapel-of-Ease, became parish church in 1975.


Opening Arrangements

Open daily throughout the year, normally from 9:30am till 5pm (or dusk if earlier), except when weather is inclement. Guided tours for groups available on request - please email

Admission Charges

  • Other Charges: Donations welcome; tours for groups of 10 or more visitors available.


M50, J3, 2.5 miles, follow signs to Kempley. Rail: Gloucester (15 miles), Ledbury (7 miles). Bus: None.

Parking Spaces


Roadside parking. Additional parking on verge past the village hall and in wide layby 100 yards further along the road.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes