St. Andrew's parish church
Great Rollright shown within Oxfordshire
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The Mediaeval Church of England parish church of Saint Andrew has Norman, Early English, Decorated Gothic and Perpendicular Gothic features. St. Andrew's was restored in 1852 under the direction of the Oxford Diocesan Architect, G.E. Street. The church tower has a ring of six bells. St. Andrew's is now part of the Benefice of Hook Norton with Great Rollright, Swerford and Wigginton.
The former Banbury and Cheltenham Direct Railway, part of the Great Western Railway, was completed in 1881. The line had a small railway station, Rollright Halt, 0.5 miles (800 m) south of Great Rollright. British Railways closed the halt in 1951 and the railway in 1964.
- Sherwood, Jennifer; Pevsner, Nikolaus (1974). Oxfordshire. The Buildings of England. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books. pp. 624–625. ISBN 0-14-071045-0.
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