Church of England Diocese of Exeter Diptford with North Huish

About Us

Services are held every Sunday at St James's Church in Avonwick, and you are always welcome to join us.

The Church in Avonwick is dedicated to St James, one of the two brothers who followed Our Lord during the years of his ministry.

St James's Church hold regular services and seasonal events.

Weddings, baptisms and funerals by arrangement.

The Church of St James was dedicated on 6th August 1878. It was built as a proprietary chapel by the Cornish-Bowden family, whose descendants still own the church. It is now one of only a handful of proprietary chapels remaining in England.