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One of the best I have seen

From the moment you walk along the path surrounded by manicured shrubs and lawn you enter the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mark R
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Aldwick, United Kingdom
Truly beautiful church

What an incredibly beautiful church with some of the most impressive stained glass I have seen in a... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2019
MustangS17
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment you walk along the path surrounded by manicured shrubs and lawn you enter the church and are captivated by it's beauty and charm, a real gem in this delightful village.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

What an incredibly beautiful church with some of the most impressive stained glass I have seen in a while.As we looked up at Christ amongst the angels, the sun shone through behind him and made the experience particularly magical. There was an art exhibition in...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 4, 2019

Very impressive church reflecting the wealth of Lavenham during the height of the wool trade. Not a lot in the way of unique features but worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 21, 2019 via mobile

So well looked after as you walk into the church you can feel the sense of history,so many stories over the centuries, absorbing.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 3, 2019

Well worth the walk up the hill to the church. Not only does it command a dramatic location, but it is a typical wool church. It has some lovely carved bench ends and misericords. For those who want more, then there is also a large...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Julie P
Reviewed April 16, 2019 via mobile

I’m afraid I can’t tell you about the architecture or history of this beautiful building, and I have no idea what the services are like. What I can tell you is if you love books, you have to pay it a visit! They have a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 15, 2019

The scale of this fantastic building is amazing, given that the normal population for some time has been around 2,000. Looks good outside and is grand inside with lots of interesting features. Too many visitors go to Lavenham and never sisit the church, which is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 16, 2019

We visited the Church whilst in Lavenham visiting the Guildhall. The Church is worth seeing and the stained glass windows are lovely.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

A truly amazing building. Impressive architecture on a massive scale. The box topiary work at the side of the paths is incredible and we spotted the barn owl box round the back too! Well worth the short walk uphill

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank EPoogleheimer
Reviewed January 2, 2019

Lovely peaceful church and well loved and cared for. Most interested in the history. Well stocked with lots of books to buy - didn't have any money, but will certainly come back bringing loads of paperbacks to donate and also to buy. A very nice...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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