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Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Bryher, Isles of Scilly

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Latitude: 49.9527 / 49°57'9"N

Longitude: -6.3512 / 6°21'4"W

OS Eastings: 87993

OS Northings: 14911

OS Grid: SV879149

Mapcode National: GBR BXPT.5ND

Mapcode Global: VGYBX.VGQ4

Entry Name: Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 12 February 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141234

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62438

Location: Bryher, Isles of Scilly, TR23

County: Isles of Scilly

Civil Parish: Bryher

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Isles of Scilly

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


SV81SE Church of All Saints


Church. 1742 with additions and alterations of 1882 and 1897
and 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. 2-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. 2-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.
(Borlase, William: Observations on the ..... Islands of
Scilly: Oxford: 1754-: 56; Buildings of England: Pevsner, N
and Ratcliffe, E: Cornwall: London: 1951-1970: 208).

Listing NGR: SV8799314911

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