Church of St Oswald, Shipton Oliffe facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsChurch of St Oswald
|Denomination||Church of England|
|Heritage designation||Grade I listed building|
|Designated||26 January 1961|
|Benefice||Coln River Group|
The church was owned by Gloucester Abbey.
The west gallery and box pews were removed and the church restored between 1902 and 1904 by H.A. Prothero.
The parish is part of the Coln River Group benefice within the Diocese of Gloucester.
There is a small 13th century bellcote with two pointed bell chambers.
In the church is a medieval octagonal font and 14th century piscina within a sedilia. There are fragments of wall paintings on the chancel arch and north wall. The north wall also has a blocked Norman doorway which has since had a window inserted into it.
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