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We loved this little church at Cwmyoy! It was recommended by some local friends, and we went with... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Flutterbean
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Visited this church where three generations of my family are buried, it is an interesting church as... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Sunbird69
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Gileston, United Kingdom
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Cwmyoy, Pandy, Abergavenny, Wales
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Reviewed 19 May 2014

This truly is a 'crooked church' dating from the 13th century. It tilts so much, inside the church there is almost a feeling of being seasick. The most crooked church in the country. Lots of walks in the area and the views from the Church...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We loved this little church at Cwmyoy! It was recommended by some local friends, and we went with some other friends to visit it. Be warned, the road to the church is narrow, steep, winding and challenging - not for the faint of heart! If...More

Thank Flutterbean
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Visited this church where three generations of my family are buried, it is an interesting church as the tower leans one way and the chancel the other, one day it will probably fall apart but has stood for about 900 years

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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Be warned that the roads to this "wonky" church are very narrow in places. We opted to park down the road in a layby and walk the remaining distance along the roads to the church. You cant really park outside. The overall appearance of the...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

We called in here after walking up Skirrid and having it recommended to us by a lovely couple we met. Be warned, the lanes to get there are VERY narrow and not many passing places, skilful country driving is required. It is beautiful. Extremely crooked,...More

Thank FM100
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Definitely worth a visit. Several good walks up to the church but you can also drive up - good luck finding parking!

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

I have visited this church in the Llantony Valley on many occasions, often bringing friends and guests to see it.It's a medieval chucrh built on moving ground, rather like and near to the Skirrid Mountain, which has resulted in the walls and floor sloping in...More

Thank RaphaelTobias
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Not recommended visiting in a camper van as the access lanes are very tight, steep and with hairpin turns but having survived that we were rewarded with an amazing sight in a stunning setting! The church is incredibly special, has a wonderful atmosphere and defies...More

Thank spongemum
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This little church in the Vale of Ewyas is a real gem and a "must see." Vehicle access is via steep and narrow roads, but it is well worth the effort. The church is visually stunning from both the outside and the inside. Apparently it...More

Thank RamblinBoyCannock
Reviewed 24 April 2017

A beautiful simple church with the most lovely atmosphere I have ever experinced. I have been there so many times I cant put a specific date down.This is gives the visitor a wonderful feeling

Thank cookebach
Reviewed 30 October 2016

A great and historic area for people new to Wales, keep coming, it has so much to offer you.Take time to enjoy it but it can be cold and wet out of season.

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