On N nave wall

"Seek the things which are above" Colossians 3.1

The Good Shepherd

St Michael’s Chapel-of-Ease

About the Church

View from the West

View from the South West

St Michael’s is a small church built in the Arts and Crafts style by R M Fulford in 1889. It was originally intended as a private chapel. It comprises a combined nave and chancel, a south transept, a south west porch and a north vestry. The west gable is topped by a bellcote.

Dscf0194 colyford interior edit 2The red and yellow brick interior also has stone dressings. The oak reredos of 1891 has a relief of Bartolommeo’s ‘The Entombment’ in an elaborate surround. The reredos, pulpit, lectern, font and chancel screen are part of the original furnishings of the church.

Fresh water for visitors

Fresh water for visitors