Poundstock Church

Poundstock Church

Parts of the building are thought to date from the 13th and 14th Centuries with the majority including the tower dating from the 15th Century. A five year restoration project was completed in 1896 after the church was recorded as being in a "very feeble state" during the 19th Century. During the restoration, two large early 16th Century paintings were discovered beneath the limewash.

The church was thought to be dedicated to St Neot until some 14th Century records were found showing it had originally been dedicated to St Winwalloe. The dedication was changed back to St Winwalloe in the 1970s.

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