St James, Pyle

Name:
St James, Pyle
Record Type:
Parish Church
Church code:
4154
Diocese:
Llandaff
Archdeaconry:
Margam
Parish:

Statutory Designation Information

Listed Building?
This is a Grade I Listed Building
Scheduled Monument?
There is no Scheduled Monument within the curtilage or precinct

National Park

The church is not in a National Park

Conservation Area

The church is not in a Conservation Area

Buildings At Risk Status

On Buildings At Risk Register?
This church is not on the Buildings at Risk Register
 

Approximate Date

Approximate Date:
Medieval

Exterior Image

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Summary Description

The, now substantial, village of Pyle developed on the main London to West Wales Road and had one of the more evocative buildings on that road, a coaching inn with a grand pediment built 1788-9 ty the owner of the Margam estate. (Demolished in c1960.) The inundation of the Kenfig area by sand was Pyle’s gain. Reference The Encyclopaedia of Wales Buildings of Wales – Glamorgan 2001

Visiting and Facilities

The church is open for worship.
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Church Website

Church Website:
http://www.parishofpyleandkenfig.org.uk/

Sources and Further Information

View information on worship and access at this church on the Church In Wales web site