St Oswald's Tower, Lassington, Gloucestershire

Lassington Lane, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL2 8DH
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Opening times:
The churchyard is open daily - please park at the bottom of the steep steps up to the entrance, but note that the tower itself is locked.
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A tower that stands alone

The solitary surviving tower of old St Oswald's church was probably built before the Norman Conquest.

It is located in a pretty churchyard and surrounded by idyllic, gently undulating countryside.

  • Access information
    From the lane to adjacent farm up some steps and then up the sloping churchyard to the tower. Access to the base of the tower is up 4 steps and there is long slope in churchyard.
  • Facilities & Hire
    Due to the historic nature of our buildings, only a very small number of them have heating, running water and toilet facilities.The lighting is usually operated via a 'push button' timer or a motion sensor.
  • Directions
    3 miles west of Gloucester off B4215 (follow sign to Lassington from Highnam village)
  • Transport
    Nearest railway station: Gloucester (2.9 miles)
  • History & Further Information

    Why not make your visit more enjoyable and informed by finding out more about this church and the CCT before you visit?

    You can download a range of publications below including the relevant county guide, and any walk round guides we have for this church.

    Gloucestershire & Bristol County Guide

    This free of charge short guide contains details of all the churches CCT cares for in Gloucestershire & Bristol. Printed copies of the county guide are also available at the church.


  • Community information

    Click here to download a copy of the CP which sets out the shared vision for the future of the church. This is a working document that will be updated on a regular basis. If you have any feedback or if you want to contact us about the church plan please drop us a line. When you write, please do give the name of the church, thank you!

    Lassington Church Plan.pdf