Advertisement of Faculty Applications

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, Curzon House, Southernhay West, Exeter, EX1 1RS

The following current applications are subject to rule 9.9

Bampton, St Michael & All Angelsa. Relocate reredos from chancel to west wall above tower screen
b. Replaster east wall of chancel
11th October 2018
Combe Martin, St Peter ad Vinculaa. Replacement sound system; removal of half a pew at west end to accommodate equipment cabinet
b. Removal of three pews at west end of south aisle (adjacent to font)
c. Replace existing paper Rectors’ Boards with veneered oak board
11th October 2018
Whimple, St Marya. Confirmation of APTR to install carpeted platform to east end of nave and chancel
b. Make 4 of the 6 choir stalls, and the frontals, free-standing
c. Relocate underpew heaters to choir stalls and associated electrical works
11th October 2018
Inwardleigh, St PetrocRemoval of cement render to lower stage of tower and associated investigative works11th October 2018


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