Church of St Werburgh, Warbstow - Cornwall (UA)

Small parish church. Nave and chancel of Norman origin and of rubblestone, coursed slate tower and granite ashlar north aisle added in C15 and north porch in 1601. Restored 1861. Cornish slate roofs which have slipped slates, especially the porch. Rainwater system needs overhaul and there is harmful vegetation growth.

Church of St Werburgh, Warbstow - Cornwall (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Church of St Werburgha
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1161531
  • Local Planning Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Werburgh
  • Unitary Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Parish: Warbstow
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North Cornwall
  • 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 II*