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HER Number:MDV8589
Name:St. Andrew's Parish Church, Ipplepen


Parish church, 15th century, incorporating some earlier fragments. Chancel possibly 14th century, consecrated in 1318.


Grid Reference:SX 834 665
Map Sheet:SX86NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishIpplepen
Ecclesiastical ParishIPPLEPEN

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Church of England HER: 5087
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX86NW/6
  • Old Listed Building Ref (I): 84825

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • PARISH CHURCH (VIII to Late Medieval - 701 AD to 1539 AD (Between))

Full description

EVANS, 1947-1949, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV295245.

Parish church at ipplepen was dedicated on 3/5/1318. Built on the site of saxon and norman churches. Church was granted to the augustinian abbey of fougere at rennes, brittany in the 13th century. A cell of three or four canons formed who lived under a prior. They were ejected in 1337 when war broke out with france (evans, 1960). Body of church medieval, large west tower. Perpendicular window tracery, 6-bay aisles. Norman tympanum in s aisle.(pevsner) the living was taken over by the crown in 1350 and passed to the collegiate church of ottery st. Mary in 1437 (evans, 1947-1949).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311945.

Evans, h. R. /tda/92(1960)161/woodland.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311946.

Pevsner, n. /buildings of england: south devon/(1952)185-6.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311947.

Cornelius, c. F. /tda/78(1946)123-152/parish churches within ten miles of newton abbot.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311948.

Cornelius, c. F. /tda/79(1947)81-89/church fittings.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311949.

Cornelius, c. F. /tda/83(1951)217-234/effigies and memorials.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311950.

Thompson, a. H. /arch j. /70(1913)464,466,471,473,487/church architecture in devon.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311951.

Evans, h. R. /dcnq/23(1947-1949)293,319,321,347-348/the cullings of woodland.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311952.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV311953.

Exeter archaeology/archaeological evaluation at silver street, ipplepen for gcp ltd. /(july 1995)/in smr.

Department of Environment, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV326479.

Church of st. Andrew. C15 incorporating some earlier fragments; chancel possibly c14 consecrated in 1318. Rendered limestone sandstone walls exposed to chancel. Gabled slate roof to nave and chancel, flat lead roofs to aisles. Nave, north and south aisles with chapels, west tower and south 2 storeyed porch, mainly perpendicular. See doe list for full details (doe).

Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV295245Migrated Record: EVANS, 1947-1949.
SDV311945Migrated Record:
SDV311946Migrated Record:
SDV311947Migrated Record:
SDV311948Migrated Record:
SDV311949Migrated Record:
SDV311950Migrated Record:
SDV311951Migrated Record:
SDV311952Migrated Record:
SDV311953Migrated Record:
SDV326479Migrated Record: Department of Environment.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #108693 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV107160Parent of: Ipplepen Boer War Memorial Plaque (Monument)
MDV104330Parent of: War Memorial in St. Andrew's Church (Monument)
MDV89852Parent of: World War II Memorial Tablet (Monument)
MDV121318Related to: Cross socket stone, Ipplepen churchyard (Monument)
MDV8590Related to: Cross south of St Andrew's Church, Ipplepen (Monument)
MDV8640Related to: PRIORY in the Parish of Ipplepen (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 13 2018 8:12PM