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Latitude: 50.8317 / 50°49'54"N
Longitude: -4.0163 / 4°0'58"W
OS Eastings: 258105
OS Northings: 105515
OS Grid: SS581055
Mapcode National: GBR KS.WY3D
Mapcode Global: FRA 26GW.Z0R
Entry Name: Church of All Saints
Listing Date: 22 February 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1326513
English Heritage Legacy ID: 93315
Location: Monkokehampton, West Devon, Devon, EX19
District: West Devon
Civil Parish: Monkokehampton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Monkokehampton All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SS 50 NE
4/201 Church of All Saints
Parish church. Tower early C16, the rest of the church rebuilt in 1855 by Sir
Stafford Northcote. Stone rubble walls - coursed to the tower with granite quoins.
Gable-ended slate roof with decorative ridge tiles, octagonal stone battlemented
Plan: all that survives of the early church is the west tower, - the nave, chancel,
vestry and south porch were rebuilt in 1855.
Exterior: 3 stage tower with chamfered stringcourses. Battlemented with crocketted
pinnacles surmounted by small crosses. 2-light square-headed belfry openings. 4
centred arched granite west doorway with roll and hollow moulding. Late
Perpendicular simple 3-light granite west window. Slits for stairs on north side.
The nave has Perpendicular style 1, 2 and 3-light windows. The east window is 4-
light. Single storey gabled south porch with chamfered 2-centred arched doorway.
Interior: 4-centre arched south doorway simply moulded. Pointed chancel arch has
pointed inscription above it. 4-centred tower arch with broad chamfer. On the
south wall of the chancel is the cusped arch of former earlier sepulchre which was
originally on north wall of old church. Simple arch-braced roof to nave, A-frame
roof to chancel. Chancel has probably original stencilled frieze at chair rail
level. The font is C20. Wall memorials in tower of 1671 and 1754.
The east window was in the Great Exhibition of 1851.
Source: Beatrix Cresswell - Notes on Devon Churches: Deanery of Okehampton.
Listing NGR: SS5810505515
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