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Tranquil and beautiful

This church is an integral part of Ashford. It is beautiful and, despite its changes over the past... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
juliaandadam123
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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A great leveller

This is a lovely old church in the middle of a bustling town and with some very interesting... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
grandma648
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This church is an integral part of Ashford. It is beautiful and, despite its changes over the past decade, I believe it is now better than ever before. It is welcoming and modern, moving with the times as churches need to. They also use it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

The church is only iopen for a few hours a day. I discovered that when on spec I decided to look inside. Someone was locking up with a friendly enough greeting of "We close at 12." Which wasn't very helpful for those seeking God or...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

This is a lovely old church in the middle of a bustling town and with some very interesting gravestones. It has peace and tranqility and a lovely place to reflect on life and its meanings. Its just a lovely old place full of memories and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

A very lovely and peaceful church a few steps from the high street. Do look around the graveyard as there are some very interesting and endearing tombstones

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

What a revelation ! Saw a great music gig there (David Live - a Bowie tribute act). Well-organised, very informal, great acoustics - will definitely come again !

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

Damn the cunning on the native Ashford folk. I have visited many times and had no idea it had a hidden oldy worldy square with a museum and beautiful church. It's cunningly tucked away discreetly behind the high street so none of us out of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

The building retains its quiet dignity after Sunday service, and on this occasion a string quartet played brilliantly for an hour, using the pleasant setting and marvellous acoustics of the Revelation performance area. Intense concentration on quartets by Haydn and Schumann pleased a small but...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Mike S
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

A beautiful church we visit regularly. The building is very old, but full of memories and peace. It is very quiet inside and I always feel so good at the end of the year when decorations are up to bring a visit. The tower is...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Never went in but sure it great like the outside, good looking building, Tower is the best feature. Do go past it in my time in Ashford. I look from distance and know I close to town centre.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank AdamBurt
Reviewed 5 August 2016

A beautiful Parish Church, I attended Christmas and Rememberance Sunday services at St Mary as a 1st Ruckinge Girl Guide. I always remember how beautiful the church was decorated and how many people packed into the church.

Date of experience: July 2016
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