St Boniface (Old Church), Bonchurch, Ventnor - Isle of Wight (UA)

Small church of Norman origin with nave, chancel and south porch. Romanesque wall paintings to south wall of nave. At risk due to structural cracking to chancel, decaying stonework and defective rainwater goods and drainage. The congregation has applied for permission to undertake repairs.

St Boniface (Old Church), Bonchurch, Ventnor - Isle of Wight (UA)
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST BONIFACE (OLD CHURCH)
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1224516
  • Local Planning Authority: Isle of Wight (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: St Boniface (Old Church)
  • Street Name: Bonchurch
  • Unitary Authority: Isle of Wight (UA)
  • Parish: Ventnor
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Isle of Wight
  • Region: South East

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*, CA