Lapford: St Thomas of Canterbury

Name:
Lapford: St Thomas of Canterbury
Record Type:
Church
Church code:
615437
Diocese:
Exeter
Archdeaconry:
Exeter
Parish:
Lapford

Statutory Designation Information

Listed Building?
This is a Grade I Listed Building
View more information about this Listed Building on the National Heritage List for England web site
Scheduled Monument?
There is no Scheduled Monument within the curtilage or precinct

National Park

The church is not in a National Park

Conservation Area

The church is in the following Conservation Area: Lapford

Heritage At Risk Status

On Heritage At Risk Register?
This church is not on the Heritage at Risk Register
 

Approximate Date

Approximate Date:
Medieval

Exterior Image

Exterior image of 615437 Lapford, St Thomas of Canterbury
Caption:
Exterior image of 615437 Lapford, St Thomas of Canterbury
Description:
Photograph of the south east elevations of Lapford, St Thomas of Canterbury (615437) in the Diocese of Exeter, taken in 2008
Year / Date:
2008
Copyright:
Unknown
Originator:
Exeter DAC

Summary Description

Norman origins, rebuilt C15; N aisle added late C15; vestry added and chancel rebuilt 1869; renovation of 1888 included scraping and repointing masonry, some window replacement. Further restored 1955.

Visiting and Facilities

The church is open for worship.
Work in progress - can you help?
 

Church Website

Church Website:
Work in progress - can you help?

Sources and Further Information

Exeter DAC (2008) Exterior image of 615437 Lapford, St Thomas of Canterbury [Digital Archive/Graphic material]
Exterior image of 615437 Lapford, St Thomas of Canterbury
Devon County Council (2017) Devon Historic Environment Record http://www.heritagegateway.org.uk/Gateway/Results_Single.aspx?resourceID=104&uid=MDV2110 [Bibliography/Data]
HER Number: MDV2110
CWGC (2016) Commonwealth War Graves Commission CWGC Unique File Reference Number: 11457 [Bibliography/Data]
Number of War Graves: 1
Church of England (2021) A Church Near You https://www.achurchnearyou.com/church/8661/ [Digital Archive/Index]
View information on worship and access at this church
Church Buildings Council (2019) Church Bells 6 Bells [Archive/Index]
6 Bells