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St Luke, Torquay

St Luke, Torquay, Torbay, Devon TQ2 5NX View on map

Parish church 1863, to the designs of A Blomfield; restoration after fire damage in 1964. Good example of late 19th century enriched interior with chancel roof panels lavishly painted in 1870 by Heaton Butler and Bayne, stencil and freehand paintings on chancel and sanctuary walls, good floor tiling. Fine stained glass in west window also by Heaton Butler and Bayne and a small window by Kempe.


Opening Arrangements

Monday: 8:30am - 9:30am and 5:30pm - 6:30pm Tuesday: 8:30am - noon and 5:30pm - 6:30pm Wednesday: 8:30am - noon and 5:30pm - 6:30pm Thursday: 8:30am - noon and 5:30pm - 6:30pm Friday: 8:30am - 9:30am and 4:30pm - 6:30pm Saturday: By arrangement Sunday: 9:30am - noon and 5:30pm - 7:00pm Please make arrangements with access contact.


Situated at the top of Shedden Hill from the sea front at the Junction of Torbay Road and Belgrave Road. Rail: Torquay (approx. 1 mile) Bus: many services use bus stop (approx. 150 yards from place of worship)

Parking Spaces


Parking spaces in the lower church hall car park.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes