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The towers are the remains of a Georgian church designed by Robert Adam. The church was demolished... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
London, United Kingdom
Home of the Witchfinder General

A friend said she found it eerie there. Which I can understand as this was the home of the Mathew... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
Alan K
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

A friend said she found it eerie there. Which I can understand as this was the home of the Mathew Hopkins appointed Witchfinder General by the Puritans under Cromwell in the Civil War, His career was from 1644 to 1647 when he retired. Suspect Witches...More

Thank Alan K
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Very interesting remnants of a Robert Adam church, outstanding in the landscape, well kept, key for one tower from Mistletoe Thorn Hotel

Thank N9171FYroys
Reviewed 5 November 2017

One of many English heritage properties that are free. There is a lot of historical interest linked to these towers. Obtain a key from the local pub to view the rare wall paintings

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

The twin towers of Mistley were once a part of a very fancy church and from what I understand someone was not happy with it and had parts removed.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The towers are the remains of a Georgian church designed by Robert Adam. The church was demolished leaving the 2 towers. The graveyard surrounding them is neat and tidy. Check the English Heritage site for information and access times to the inside. We picked the...More

1  Thank 1147GG
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Take 5 minutes to see the Mistley Towers. Grand, but meaningless. 2 minutes away is church of St. Mary's and St. Michael's. Definitely worth a visit. Beautiful ornate and welcoming. Interestingly, it hosts both Anglican and Catholic services. Skip the Towers and visit the local...More

Thank MeDC65
Reviewed 13 June 2017

A nice bit of architecture to take you by surprise, but truthfully not a lot to see.worth making a stop on you riverside walk

Thank Viggenboy
Reviewed 20 May 2017

What a disappointment so much grandeur for not much There needs to be a detailed synopsis about what these towers were for so people can get a sense of their relevence.

Thank geniusnz
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Just getting in to trip advisor so review number two....visited Mistley recently and the towers. Although an interesting story, limited things to see, but the local tea house round the corner holds a key so you can get inside which makes it a bit more...More

Thank Matt W
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Great spot in Essex. Towers are a good attraction and the river stour is beautiful along here. Get your walking boots on and enjoy

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