Church of St Pynnochus, St. Pinnock - Cornwall (UA)

Small parish church. Norman cruciform origins with C15 north aisle and nave rebuilds, the tower of C14, C16 south porch. Coursed rubble with granite dressings. Cornish slated roofs with some slates slipped. Damp tower with much vegetation growth and problem downpipe on the north side. The church faces formal closure for worship.

Church of St Pynnochus, St. Pinnock - Cornwall (UA)
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Church of St Pynnochus
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1140308
  • Local Planning Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Pynnochus
  • Unitary Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Parish: St. Pinnock
  • Parliamentary Constituency: South East 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 I

Contact Details

Chris Miners 0117 975 1308

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England