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.

Poundstock Gildhouse Private Hire Charges 2021

Hire Charges

SessionsFeasting HallDownstairs RoomsWhole Building
Morning 09.00 - 13.00£30£20£50
Afternoon 13.30 - 17.30£30£20£50
Evening 18.00 - 23.30£35£25£60

The kitchen includes crockery and utensils for up to 30 persons plus use for light refreshments. Additional crockery and table linen and full use of the kitchen can be hired by arrangement at extra cost.

If the sale of alcohol is intended the Hirer is responsible for obtaining a license

If you are interested in booking the gildhouse please contact

Perfect for Parties, Talks & Meetings

Poundstock Gildhouse is the perfect setting for a parties, talks, meetings etc. The building has undergone an award winning restoration and consists of an upstairs feasting hall with fully fitted kitchen with a slightly smaller room on the lower level.

Both floors have disabled access and toilet facilities.There is a small marquee available for hire at a cost of £35 plus £50 for the use of the churchyard.

Check Diary of Events for availability.