Church of All Saints


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
Church of All Saints, Bryher, Isles of Scilly, TR23 0PR


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Statutory Address:
Church of All Saints, Bryher, Isles of Scilly, TR23 0PR

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

Isles of Scilly (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SV 87993 14911


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22/07/2019

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BRYHER Church of All Saints


II Church. Built in 1742, rebuilt in 1821-22, renovated in 1860-61, with alterations of 1897-98 and a new roof of 1930. Roughly coursed granite rubble with slate roofs. Rectangular single-cell plan with narrowed sanctuary end and south west tower.

East gable has cross to apex and pair of chamfered lancets. Two bay side walls have keyed semi-circular arched windows; west gable has line of earlier roof pitch. Lean-to porch to west end has keyed semi-circular arch over plank double doors. Two stage tower has square-headed louvred belfry windows breaking raised course below eaves and pyramidal roof with apex cross. King-post roof.

Altar rail with decorative wrought-iron brackets, Gothic-style choir stalls, chancel rail, benches and polygonal pulpit all with blind and open trefoil and quatrefoil panels. Plain granite font dated 1861. Brass oil lamps. Late C19 stained glass windows.

Listing NGR: SV8799314911


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Books and journals
Borlase, W, Observations on the Antiquities of the Islands of Scilly, (1754), 56
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Cornwall, (1951), 208


This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 25 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/05602/27
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Bernard Stradling. Source Historic England Archive
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