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Beautifully kept church

I have never seen such a lovingly cared for and maintained church and cemetery. A very special... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lizw372
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Esher, United Kingdom
A visit to the old world.

A wonderful old church in excellent condition with well kept gardens. So much history is present... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
Robert S
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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8 Church St | Old Belvidere Estate, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have never seen such a lovingly cared for and maintained church and cemetery. A very special place in unique Belvidere.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

A wonderful old church in excellent condition with well kept gardens. So much history is present from every corner of the building. This is a must to visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Beautiful small church. Interesting graveyard giving insight to the major families in the area. Prayer walk set out around the church with stopping places. Car park.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Situated in Belvidere estate in the way to Brenton in Sea just outside Knysna. A must visit if you like architecture and history. A few old graves of some of the historical Knysna families can be visited. This is a working church with weekly services,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

Popped in to Belvedere again to see if there was any fire damage. Fortunately there had been no serious threat. Very happy to see that the Church was unscathed. Do yourself a favour and take their walk. A lovely experience.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed July 12, 2017

Situated in the Belvidere estate, a turn off between Knysna and Brenton-on Sea, this historic stone church leaves one feeling in awe. The chapel is small and has the most equisite stained glass windows. There are information brochures at the chapel as well as an...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

We were driving to Brenton on sea and found this little church by accident. What an amazing experience! We ended up spending some time there, the church is a National heritage site and is extremely beautiful The surrounding area with old graves and prayer sites...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 21, 2017

A really intersting find, a very quaint church, very English feel to evevrything but beatifully kept really well presented information too, a good and interesting place to visit

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Caroline B
Reviewed May 17, 2017

What an unexpected little jewel. We'd only dropped down off the Brenton road out of curiosity and find a "Sussex" village with it's beautiful wee church. Inside it glows with it's stained glass, honeyed stonework and mahogany pews. It's lovingly polished brass plaques remind us...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Peter H
Reviewed May 14, 2017

Beautiful hidden gem, untouched by time and the environment situated in a quaint little pretty village. Worth a visit. Sadly didn't get to view inside as a church service was taking place (it was a Sunday).

Date of experience: April 2017
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