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A lovely country church

This little gem is situated in the small village of Sutton Cheney and is well worth a visit to... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
Keith M
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Austrey, United Kingdom
Lovely Church

Lovely historic church. Couple of nice tombs and plaques. Memorial to Richard III. Well worth a... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2018
galaxysue63
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Jul 23, 2018
“A lovely country church”
May 28, 2018
“Lovely Church ”
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

This little gem is situated in the small village of Sutton Cheney and is well worth a visit to experience the peace of its interior and beautiful churchyard. Despite the fact most scholars reject its claims to be the Church where Richard III prayed before...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Keith M
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Lovely historic church. Couple of nice tombs and plaques. Memorial to Richard III. Well worth a visit short walk from Battlefield Centre

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

As in so many of England's villages the local Church of St James the Greater at Sutton Cheney stands out as a magnificent monument to the history of that village. The churches position, on slightly elevated ground, is beautiful. The surroundings are completely unspoilt with...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

We looked through as the ladies were preparing the church with hundreds of flowers. The perfume was wonderful and the arrangements, magnificent. Well done. Such a warm environment.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

With a little bit of research this wonderful historic building completes the story of the Battle of Bosworth. It's easy to imaging the role it played in Richard III's time. A peaceful place to sit and take in the surroundings ...

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

We visited here as my daughter has booked a wedding venue just down the road. She fell in love with the church and would really like to get married there. It's very old but maintained really well. Lots of history here and plenty to read...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

A little hidden gem. Very beautiful and full of history. Well worth a visit even if only for the peace and quiet.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed November 9, 2016

If you are interested in history then nip inside and see where Richard III supposedly stopped on his way to battle A quaint little church

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank SueK739
Reviewed November 7, 2016

Little place. We came here after Bosworth Visitor Centre. 10 minute visit. They sell marmalade. Lovely smell of recently extinguished candles.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank davellewellyn
Reviewed March 5, 2016

Smashing little church with lots of craft examples done by volunteers. The Richard the Third connection alone makes it wortha visit.

Date of experience: March 2016
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