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Saint Breaca Church

Breage, Helston TR139PD, England
+44 1736 763407
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Interesting Old Church

Worth a visit if you like old churches....very old paintigs (murals) on the walls, have a good... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
davidbkernow37
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Truro, United Kingdom
Delightful Church

This is a beautiful country church which has the added attraction of stunning medieval wall... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
957Lizm
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Helston, United Kingdom
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31 May 2018
“Interesting Old Church”
16 May 2017
“Delightful Church”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Breage, Helston TR139PD, England
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+44 1736 763407
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Worth a visit if you like old churches....very old paintigs (murals) on the walls, have a good look the headstones as the name on one of them is a character from a fairy story!!...a real name long before name was made famous by Walt Disney...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

This is a beautiful country church which has the added attraction of stunning medieval wall paintings. These make it very much worth a detour from the main Helston to Penzance road, if you are interested in history.

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Unfortunately due to restoration we were not able to view inside this lovely church. There was a sign on the door which gave the wardens phone number and stated that if he was home he would gladly open the door and show us around the...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2016

I living in Breage for nine years of my life. I used to visit this church quite a lot to look at the wall paintings. The wall paintings are incredible and it's hard to think how they could have done it so well so many...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2016

A stunning church that sits in its landscape perfectly with a rich history and medieviel wall paintings a delight.

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

St Breaca Church is situated in the centre of the ancient Cornish mining village of Breage in Cornwall. In the 1700's and 1800's it was the worship place for the mighty Godolphin family. They were very generous to the entire community and rebuilt St Michaels...More

Thank Paul P
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

I visit regularly, often to the cemetery to place flowers, but a trip inside the cool walls of the church is always welcome in the summer. The church has lots of family memories - weddings, christenings, confirmation, and funerals - so for me it holds...More

Thank Chris M
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Reviewed 26 May 2016

I had past this church hundreds of times and never thought to stop and look inside. From the outside it appears a normal church much like those found in almost every village across the UK. Inside is a wealth of history, detailing the Windows, paintings...More

Thank Tim G
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Reviewed 9 October 2015

one of the one hundred treasures worthy of preservation in the UK!. We have passed this place many times but it only today that I picked up a small flyer and noted the comment re wall paintings. First a very brief history.....From the stone with...More

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