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

Barnstaple, St Peter and St Mary 

Reordering: Replacement heating system and pew removal


21st November 2019
Payhembury, St Marya) Retrospective permission for permanent removal of nine church pews

b) Introduction of 12 chairs

21st November 2019
Exeter, St OlaveReordering, additional lighting, tea bar and sundry works.21st November 2019
Colyton, St Andrewa) Relighting and selective rewiring

b) Replacement of 8 heaters

c) Installation of CCTV system

21st November 2019
Chivelstone, St Sylvestera) Repoint exterior of Church tower and nave and chancel walls.

b) Replace all guttering and downpipes.

c) Install a glass screen in the tower arch to prevent heat loss up the tower and improve the heating system.

d) Install a toilet and shower.

e) Install a kitchen.

f) Remove the pews at rear of Church.

24th November 2019


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