Church of St Martin, Lewannick - Cornwall (UA)

Small parish church with tall tower. Plan of three parallel aisles with opposing north and south gabled porches and a west tower. Mostly granite ashlar with slate roofs. Extensively rebuilt late C19. The tower has serious faults at high level on the north side. The bell opening and the parapet above have serious structural faults. A crack on the projecting stair turret appears to be active.

Church of St Martin, Lewannick - Cornwall (UA)
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Church of St Martin
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1277508
  • Local Planning Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Martin
  • Unitary Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Parish: Lewannick
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North Cornwall
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II*