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St. Mawgan Church

Near Japanese Garden, St. Mawgan, England
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Unusual church

From the outside this church is quite imposing and seems too large for a small village. Inside it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Colin F
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Quaint little church - love the finials on the tower

A great, atmospheric little church, not masses to see, but worth a visit while you're in St Mawgan... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2017
Marcus W
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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4 weeks ago
“Unusual church”
Aug 28, 2017
“Quaint little church - love the finials on the tower”
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Near Japanese Garden, St. Mawgan, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the outside this church is quite imposing and seems too large for a small village. Inside it is worth taking your time to explore to see the historic gems. The Victorian 'renovation' is typical of the period but fortunately did not cover all the...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017

A great, atmospheric little church, not masses to see, but worth a visit while you're in St Mawgan (and there was probably quite a lot that we missed); really loved the finials on the tower

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Reviewed June 30, 2017

You must visit this church. We were so lucky a very knowledgeable lady gave us the history of the church. She also gave us info on the Carmelite convent next door and the stations of the cross on the outside wall. At the side of...More

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Reviewed September 22, 2016

If you want to go somewhere a little bit off the beaten track, then visit St. Mawgan, this quaint little village in a wooded valley with a babbling brook is lovely. Near to this brook is the villages very beautiful church, which is well worth...More

Thank Mike P
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Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Situated at the bottom of the hill of St Mawgan, this beautiful old country church with its ancient headstones is nestled amongst the trees that form part of the little Hamlet of St Mawgan. Its well worth a visit if only to walk around the...More

Thank am1958
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Reviewed August 22, 2016

We both love visiting this beautiful old church, very tranquil inside and with a lovely churchyard. The monument to the lost sailors is particularly poignant.

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Reviewed August 11, 2016

I have to admit that i didn't enter the church. I feel guilty now! The first time I didn't have time and the 2nd time it was locked (i think because a flower festival was on) The churchyard is beautiful and peaceful in the most...More

Thank naticle
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Reviewed July 13, 2016

Set in the Vale of Lanherne, the church is the jewel of the beautiful Cornish village of St.Mawgan, with its cricket ground, ancient inn, ford and convent. Yes, thats correct a convent but you're unlikely to meet anyone unless you buy some of their lovely...More

Thank QDaveGee
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Reviewed September 9, 2015

This is a beautiful church in one of the most picturesque villages in Cornwall. It is so peaceful. The grounds are well looked after. The church is well worth a visit.

Thank Jean B
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Reviewed August 21, 2015

This is a great short visit while in the area. Its very old, built in 13th Century, though the tower which houses 8 bells is 14th century. The graveyard in well kept and has many interesting head stones including people lost in ship wrecks. Inside...More

Thank Gary K
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