Church of St Gwendron, Wendron - Cornwall (UA)

Small rural parish church. Plan of nave/chancel with south aisle and north transept with west tower. C13 origins and restored 1868. Granite walls with slate roofs. The tower roof together with the outer roof pitches and the valley gutters are in a poor condition. The rainwater system and the low level drainage also need renewal. A Heritage Lottery Fund Grant for Places of Worship has been awarded which is in development.

Church of St Gwendron, Wendron - Cornwall (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Church of Saint Gwendron
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1328447
  • Local Planning Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Gwendron
  • Unitary Authority: Cornwall (UA)
  • Parish: Wendron
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Camborne and Redruth
  • 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, WHS