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Cartmel Priory

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Address: Priest Lane, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6PU , England
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Description: beautiful mediaeval church

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A must to visit

The priory is a must to visit for history , and old gravestones from 17th Century , the priory is an impressive building which back in the 16-17th century was the main part of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

The priory is a must to visit for history , and old gravestones from 17th Century , the priory is an impressive building which back in the 16-17th century was the main part of the village and when you stand in the graveyard just image the life of the people who lived during that period if only buildings could talk

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

Delightful priory steeped in history. Warden offered us a free guide which was well written and informative. Worth spending a couple of hours here to fully absorb all the detail.

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liverpool
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

oh what a fantastic building, my husband corrected me and stated priory.I did not realise it's. Important to Cartmel until my visit.

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Yorkshire, UK
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

A very peaceful and beautiful priory. Time for meditation in this lovely village before walking in the Lakes and eating at the great restaurants in Cartmel.

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Denbigh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

A beautiful little village with lovely old buildings. Lots of lovely little gift shops and nice places to have lunch. Definitely worth a visit

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United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Surprisingly large for the size of Cartmel and worth a visit. The volunteers are very welcoming and the stained glass windows are impressive, as is the church organ.

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burnley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

What a lovely place :) Well worth a visit, so much to see and appreciate in this little gem. It's very well cared for and obviously very dear to those involved in its upkeep

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Helensburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

A place full of history even linked to the Magna Carta. Manned by volunteers who are knowledgeable and friendly, no entrance fee but there is a donation box. Take some time to look round the graveyard with tombstones dating back hundreds of years. Well worth a visit if you are in Cartmel.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

iv been here several times as i only live a mile or 2 away from the hotel, we use the bar, Gary and julie are just so happy to look after you, they are straight forward what you see is what you get. we have left a review before but we just feel the need to make a little effort... More 

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North Yorkshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Delightful Priory Church in village of Cartmel. Very welcoming volunteers who were kind enough to let us have a quick look round although it was closing time. The misericords are very interesting. The church was lovely and warm on a cold day.

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