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Living History

A gem of a church, well kept and obviously regularly used. Interesting little set of notes (only 30... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Roger M
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Tring
A gloriuus 15th C church, still used & alive for Christian worship

The parish church is a notable landmark on the highest part of the village. Almost entirely... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
sinclairselections
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Solihull, United Kingdom
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This stately church, built in the 1400s, is the town's famous Perpendicular wool church, which can be seen from miles around.
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Church Street, Chipping Campden, England
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+44 1386 841927
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A gem of a church, well kept and obviously regularly used. Interesting little set of notes (only 30 pence) detailing the notable "sights" within the church. Interesting to see some very old needlework panels, copies of which were made for a Westminster Abbey Coronation in...More

Thank Roger M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The parish church is a notable landmark on the highest part of the village. Almost entirely re-built in the 15th century when Campden was a prosperous centre of the Cotswold wool trade. To quote from the excellent guide to th church ( a bargain at...More

Thank sinclairselections
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although there was a Norman church on this site from the 12th century, the present structure has evolved since the middle of the 13th century. There is a wealth of history to be found here, including a unique pair of Altar hanging Frontals (c.1500) which...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 1 July 2018

The church has a lot of history. Wonderful inside with nice stained glass windows. When we visited there were groups of school children learning about the church - great to see. Volunteers seem to available sometimes to show people around and talk about the history....More

Thank gbmontreal
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Built 700 years ago in the center of the market town, during the Cotswold wool area, this cathedral with its high bell tower was a statement to the area indicating the market center and wealth of the town. A self-guided tour is available. Interesting graveyard...More

Thank thaward
Reviewed 26 May 2018

We visited this church twice - the first time exploring the grounds at night after a dinner out (which was beautiful and atmospheric but perhaps not the safest thing we've ever done!) and again in the daytime to explore the graveyard in more detail. Unfortunately...More

Thank Lissel A
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church which is well kept with the exception of local school children having a sneaky fag behind the trees. Love how there is a grave for the church cat.

Thank Storm2001
Reviewed 16 April 2018

No one spoke to us. welcoming is not their gift ! should read Dec 2016. Hope things have improved. I hope we would be 100% more friendly at our church!

Thank KentWalkers
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Did a visit to the church on way to Cotswolds AONB. Good church to visit. But couldn't see inside. But worth watching.

Thank Anwin T
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Lovely old church, built on high ground in the market village of Chipping Campden and offering a detailed self-guided tour. A "must" for those who enjoy ecclesiastical sites of historical significance.

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10 till 4.30.
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
I went during the week, believe it closed at 5 pm.
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