<span style="font-size: 1rem;">Cold Ashton is a rural/commuter village, set in an area of outstanding natural beauty on the southern edge of the Cotswold escarpment. The Cotswold Way footpath passes through the Churchyard of Holy Trinity Church and contifnues through much of the parish. The parish is made up of severeal scattered hamlets principally Pennsylvania, Nimlet, part of St Catherine's and Hamswell.</span>
There has been a Church on the present site for almost 900 years, but it was substantially rebuilt in the early/mid 1500's with a capacity of about 100. The church is open during daylight hours and is enjoyed by many visitors, especially the Cotswold Way walkers.
Services are held mostly every Sunday of the month. The service on the 4th Sunday in the month is a family friendly service with songs and craft activity. It is followed by tea. There is a mixture of Common Worship and Book of Common Prayer services in this church.