Church of St Nivet, Lanivet - Cornwall (UA)

Large Anglican parish church in the centre of a large village. Classic Cornish pattern plan of three aisles with tall west tower. Granite and slate roofed mostly C15. The rainwater system is under-sized, rusted and part displaced. High level stonework needs repair and some roofs need reslating.

Church of St Nivet, Lanivet - Cornwall (UA)
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Church of St Nivet
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1158241
  • Local Planning Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Nivet
  • Unitary Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Parish: Lanivet
  • 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 I