St Oswald's Tower, Lassington, Gloucestershire
- What's nearby
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.
A medieval treasure saved by George Gilbert Scott
A 12th century church made of “handsome stone” in a tiny parish.
The leaning tower of Gloucester
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.
3 miles west of Gloucester off B4215 (follow sign to Lassington from Highnam village)
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