Bath and the Cotswolds Sights

St. Peter's Church

  • Gloucester St. Map It
  • Winchcombe
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 08/18/2015

Fodor's Review

Almost 40 outlandish gargoyles adorn this mid-15th-century Perpendicular-style building, a typical Cotswold wool church full of light. The interior displays an embroidered altar frontal said to have been worked by Catherine of Aragon, first wife of King Henry VIII. Look for the Winchcombe Imp, an unusual figure for a rood screen, now at the back of the church.

Sight Information

Address:

Gloucester St., Winchcombe, GL54 5LU, England

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Phone:

01242-602067

Published 08/18/2015

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