Church of St Mary, High Street, Totnes - South Hams

Former priory church rebuilt 1430-60. Random Devonian rubble with red sandstone dressings, some pale limestone dressings and parapets, and sandstone tower. Tower stonework poor needing repointing and vegetation removal. North aisle parapet and stonework decaying. Ground gutters poor with north side broken. Rainwater goods need painting and vegetation removed. Internal damage to windows from rusty ferramenta (iron work) and damaged paint to north aisle east end on chancel south wall. Historic England has been in discussion with the church regarding proposals for repair and reordering.

Church of St Mary, High Street, Totnes - South Hams
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST MARY
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1236065
    Local Planning Authority:
    South Hams
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St Mary
    Street Name:
    High Street
    County:
    Devon
    District / Borough:
    South Hams
    Parish:
    Totnes
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Totnes
    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