Church of St Bartholomew, Stoke Rivers - North Devon

Parish church. Mainly late C15 to early C16 but may be some earlier fabric. Some C18 work survives. Main restoration in 1880s and in 1905, but possibly some earlier restoration work of 1831. Stone rubble with stone dressings. Slate roofs with coped gabled ends. West tower, nave, chancel, south aisle and south porch. There has been work to the chancel south gutter but overhaul of other rainwater goods still needed. Poor drainage. Roofs reported to be in a poor condition. Tower is damp with vegetation growth and tower internal timbers are also reported to be poor.

Church of St Bartholomew, Stoke Rivers - North Devon
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Church of St Bartholomew
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1107658
  • Local Planning Authority: North Devon
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Bartholomew
  • County: Devon
  • District / Borough: North Devon
  • Parish: Stoke Rivers
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North 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