Pipe Aston

A North Herefordshire Jewel

 

The church

Our beautifully located little Grade 1-listed Norman church, set in an immaculately kept churchyard, attracts many visitors, and is often described in the visitors’ book as “a gem”, “sweet” and “tranquil”. St Giles is widely recognised as one of the most attractive small churches in Herefordshire. The church has a remarkable tympanum arch at the entrance in near perfect condition, and unusual floral paintings covering three walls of the nave.

 

It seats a maximum of 40 people, is in a reasonable state, but requires ongoing repairs and maintenance. It has no permanent heating and no toilet. It was partly rebuilt in the 13th Century, and further (belated!) restoration and preservation work was completed in 2013.

 

The church is open to the public every day of the year.

 

Disabled Access

Wheelchair access: No

Disabled Toilets: No

Assistance dogs: Yes

 

2017 Services

Monthly services in January & February at 11:15am.

Sunday 30th April at 9:45am (gathered service)

Sunday 21st May at 6:30pm

Sunday 18th June at 8am

Sunday 16th July at 6:30pm

Sunday 20th August at 6:30pm

Sunday 17th September at 8am

Sunday 15th October at 6:30pm (Harvest Festival)

Sunday 19th November at 8am

Sunday 17th December at 6;30pm (carol service)

Jan and Feb 2018 services will be HC-based at 11:15am

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As with all historic buildings, our church requires constant attention to retain its viability as a place of worship and an attraction of historic interest. If you’d like to make a financial contribution to help with the cost of running repairs and general upkeep, you can do so by donating here. Thank you.

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