Christ Church

This remarkable church was built by Ponting in 1905 as a remodelling of an earlier TH Wyatt church of 1837.

Shaw, Wiltshire

Opening times

Normally open.


SN12 8EQ

It has a wonderful timber roof and beautiful wooden choir stalls.

  • Wildlife haven

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Social heritage stories

  • Magnificent memorials

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Parking within 250m

  • On street parking at church

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Dog friendly

  • Café within 500m

  • Bus stop within 100m

  • Church of England

  • Partnership Grant, £5,000, 2017

  • Our Partnership Grants funded a range of repair projects, recommended by County Church Trusts, to help keep churches open.

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