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A green and peaceful oasis after a riverside walk.

After walking at the side of the River Lune this is a lovely spot to visit. Surrounded by a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
whetstoneview
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Walsall, United Kingdom
Fine Old Church, A Green Man and a an Ancient Font

It's a little off the main street on the route to Ruskin's View and you enter through a self... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rossergruffydd
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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All reviews green man town square the stained glass windows beautiful grounds ruskin's view lovely village the main street the river devil's bridge short walk well worth a visit parts century date font norman gardeners
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Reviewed 3 days ago

After walking at the side of the River Lune this is a lovely spot to visit. Surrounded by a beautiful graveyard this is a delightful church with some very old features. It is well kept and has some interesting architecture with excellent stained glass windows....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank whetstoneview
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a little off the main street on the route to Ruskin's View and you enter through a self closing gate of unusual design. A replica old sundial stands outside and once inside the spacious church you see a 14th century font. The fine Green...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Rossergruffydd
Reviewed February 15, 2019

you can not miss a walk past this nice church ,good for photos.walks are plenty and always nice to see what ever the weather .

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Barbara R
Reviewed February 14, 2019 via mobile

Came upon it via a walk from Devil's Bridge. A quiet area with lovely views and just beside it are Ruskin's View & the Radical Steps.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Alderado
Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

Well worth the chance of dropping in to view; good recorded history in the church and the grounds - adjacent to the village

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RichardC826
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Kirkby Lonsdale is a very old market town this is one of several market cross in the town. It is the oldest and is set in a small square with several very old buildings. Unfortunately the day I was there the view was spoilt by...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ALAN B
Reviewed November 22, 2018

You really appreciate just how old Kirby Lonsdale is by the age of this church from the middle ages.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank johnsA2596QF
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Well worth popping into the church whilst visiting this super village. Ok do the rest - the view, the town square to pubs, BUT whilst there do see the church. When entering look at the early (Norman) pillars. Three are carved and reminiscent of Durham...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank SteveMGTC
Reviewed November 17, 2018

Set off from Devils Bridge car park and after a short walk you are in the lovely little town of Kirby Lonsdale. After exploring the many shops and pubs, find St Mary’s church. Set in beautiful grounds it’s worth spending a while exploring before moving...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Grahame B
Reviewed November 3, 2018

I couldn't find the church, it still felt a holy place though! Not sure about all the dog poo and chewing gum everywhere though. Nice surroundings though.

Date of experience: November 2018
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