Church of St Mary, Walkhampton, West Devon - West Devon

Church in an elevated position on the edge of Dartmoor about a mile outside the village. Largely C14 but may be pre-conquest in foundation. Aisle and tower added in the C15. Local rubble with granite dressings. Cornish slate roofs. Tower is wet with large amounts of vegetation growth. Valley gutter and rainwater goods in need of work.

Church of St Mary, Walkhampton, West Devon - West Devon
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Church of St Mary, Walkhampton
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1105371
  • Local Planning Authority: West Devon
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Mary
  • County: Devon
  • District / Borough: West Devon
  • Parish: Walkhampton
  • National Park: Dartmoor (NP)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Torridge and West Devon
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade I