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Church of St Anne

A Grade II Listed Building in Woolfardisworthy, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9838 / 50°59'1"N

Longitude: -4.3531 / 4°21'11"W

OS Eastings: 234928

OS Northings: 123120

OS Grid: SS349231

Mapcode National: GBR KB.L91T

Mapcode Global: FRA 16RH.ZX7

Plus Code: 9C2QXJMW+GQ

Entry Name: Church of St Anne

Listing Date: 19 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104436

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91288

Location: Woolfardisworthy, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Woolfardisworthy

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bucks Mills St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 32 SE

5/219 Church of St Anne

- II

Church. Built for the formation of an ecclesiastical parish in 1862 by Mrs Elwes.
Stone rubble walls. Gable-ended slate roof. Conical roof to tower.
Plan: rectangular plan of nave and chancel with tower projecting on north side and
porch on south side. Tower restored 1887. Built in Decorated style.
Exterior: simple 1 and 2-light Decorated style windows, 2 on north side and 4 on
south side. 2 2-light windows at west end with rose window above. East end has more
elaborate 3-light window. Tower projects on north side of chancel/nave division, it
is slate hung on its top stage and has 2 2-centred arched doorways on its east side,
one on the 1st floor level. Gabled south porch has 2-centred moulded outer and
inner arches. The chancel is lower than the nave.
Interior: moulded chancel arch. Carved stone pulpit reached by doorway from tower.
Arch-braced roof structure of which alternate trusses are raised crucks standing on
stone corbels. Simple panelled bench ends.

Listing NGR: SS3492823120

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