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A surviving Saxon church. A haven of peace

The bell on St Pancras says I may be small but I can be heard for miles. This tiny church has... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Exeter, United Kingdom

A tiny piece of history hidden away in a shopping area. Worth a visit - which does not take long... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
John L
Sidmouth, United Kingdom
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3 Mar 2018
“A surviving Saxon church. A haven of peace”
24 Nov 2017
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Guildhall Shopping Precinct | Near Exeter Guildhall Shopping Centre, Exeter, England
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

The bell on St Pancras says I may be small but I can be heard for miles. This tiny church has survived whilst around it much was destroyed. Pause inside and experience the quiet and peace whilst outside the crowd swirls

Thank drdrad
Reviewed 25 November 2017

A tiny piece of history hidden away in a shopping area. Worth a visit - which does not take long since the place is very small.

Thank John L
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This is an excellent small old church that is fairly plain in design and is bang in the centre of the guildhall shopping centre in Exeter City centre.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 24 July 2017

A reminder of Old Exeter. A lovely little church with interesting history now set in the busy Guildhall Centre where it is an oasis of calm.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Whenever I visit Exeter I always stop for a few minutes of quiet reflection at St Pancras Church. This tiny building offers a quiet space where the bustle of the busy shopping mall around it just fades away.

Thank Vealygood
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This little church is surrounded by a ghastly shopping centre and has somehow managed to survive when everything else around it was demolished to build the shops. Inside, it is quiet and peaceful, a beautiful haven in the middle of all the ugliness around it....More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 25 October 2016

When one's wife goes shopping in Exeter, the habitual wait whilst sitting on a bench outside the shop, doesn't do it. Situated in the middle of the shopping centre, a stones throw from WH Smiths and 'Primarni', this tiny church, built from local red sandstone...More

Thank andylanglais
Reviewed 2 October 2016

A very early church, preserved in the middle of the shopping centre. A unique place. You can leave a prayer or just look round or do both.

Thank ASpeedie
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Tuesday 16th of August, spending the day in Exeter exploring the historic City. We came across this beautiful small red stone Church, which is situated in St Pancras Square, a walk way, in the centre of the hussle & bussle of busy Exeter. The stone...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 1 August 2016

If you are shopping the high street, and find yourself next to this little gem, do stop in. It's an oasis of calm.

Thank jacesings
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