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The Faculty Jurisdiction Rules 2015, which came into effect on 1st January 2016, affect the way in which the application process for Faculty permission for works to the fabric and furnishings of churches and churchyards are carried out.  Under these rules, it is necessary for some faculty applications to be advertised on this website.

Rule 9.9 of the Faculty Jurisdiction Rules 2015 states that:

Works affecting character of listed building etc: publication of notice on diocesan website

9.9. – (1) This rule applies where a petition relates to works that involve—

(a) demolition of a listed building;

(b) alteration to or the extension of—
i.   any part of a grade I or II* listed building, or
ii.  the exterior of a grade II listed building

to such extent as would be likely to affect its character as a building of special architectural or historic interest; or

(c) demolition affecting the exterior of an unlisted building in a conservation area.

Any objections to the works listed below should be sent by the date given to:
The Diocesan Registrar, Michelmores, Woodwater House, Pynes Hill, EXETER, EX2 5WR

The following current applications are subject to rule 9.9

St Michael
a. Removal of two pews and associated pew platform from west end of nave
b. Relocation of book shelves and removal of heating tubes from rear pew
 20th April 2017
Dawlish, St Gregorya. Confirmation of Archdeacon’s Permission for Temporary Reordering (APTR) to remove and dispose of four pews in north transept; reposition two at right angle, and introduce two long pews from west end of nave (removal allowed under previous faculty)
b. Removal and disposal of two pews from east end of nave; relocate pew frontals in their place
20th April 2017
Challacombe, Holy TrinityInstallation of shed to north side of tower to house composting toilet; creation of new path from south porch to shed location20th April 2017


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