St. Winwaloe is the parish church of Poundstock, situated in a secluded dell by a small stream. Alongside stands its ancient Gildhouse, now a Grade 1 listed building, the best preserved example in Cornwall of a late medieval church house which has been in continuous use since it was built.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

THE GILDHOUSE & CHURCH WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC ON

22nd & 29th SEPTEMBER DUE TO FUNERALS

 

 THE QUIZ SCHEDULED FOR 1ST OCTOBER IS NOW CANCELLED

 

 

WE ARE RESTARTING WEDNESDAY OPENINGS ON MAY 19th, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO VISIT ON ANY WEDNESDAY FROM THAT DATE BETWEEN 10am and 4pm

Please observe COVID protocols instructed by the stewards, we will need to control numbers in the hall at any one time.

 
 
 
 

Welcome to Poundstock Gildhouse

Welcome to the website of the Poundstock Gildhouse, near Bude in North Cornwall. The Gildhouse is open to the public every Wednesday, from Easter to the end of October, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m for you to explore and ask questions of the volunteers. Entry is free as is a cup of tea/coffee and a biscuit.

On this website you will find information on forthcoming events, facilities for wedding receptions and private functions, education days, heritage talks, plus a brief history of the Gildhouse including the recent restoration.

Please feel free to contact us for any further information.

upcoming events

CLOSED

September 29 @ 10:00 am

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Cancelled -Quiz evening with Raffle

October 1 @ 7:30 pm

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perfect for those looking at

wedding receptions

private bookings

heritage talks

history behind the Poundstock Gildhouse

St. Winwaloe is the parish church of Poundstock, situated in a secluded dell by a small stream. Alongside stands its ancient Gildhouse, now a Grade 1 listed building, the best preserved example in Cornwall of a late medieval church house which has been in continuous use since it was built.