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Atmospheric

Beautiful and remote; sea not far off. Redolent with history and inspiration. You can sense why... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Beth S
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The well is very sacred

Sancreed Well is a very special place. You can see the water inside the well. The people hang bits... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2016
Freezingwater2016
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Newport, United Kingdom
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15 Jul 2017
“Quiet and restful (except for the flies, mosses and brambles)”
14 Mar 2017
“Atmospheric”
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Unlike most people I struggled to find this place. Do use the little path opposite the church and follow on until you come to a stile. Immediately to your right theres a couple of steps and what looks like a shed, it almost looks like...More

1  Thank IE_and_H
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful and remote; sea not far off. Redolent with history and inspiration. You can sense why pilgrims may have been drawn to this holy place.

1  Thank Beth S
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Sancreed Well is a very special place. You can see the water inside the well. The people hang bits of material to the trees called clouties.

3  Thank Freezingwater2016
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Sancreed Holy Well is one of the easiest holy sites to reach in this area of western Cornwall. The well chamber is supported by corbelled walls and a stone slab roof. The steps are worn and slippery but if you are very careful, you can...More

26  Thank Sandygranny
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Beautiful, serene, thought provoking. Thank you for letting me know this was here, worth a little visit

13  Thank Deborah V
Reviewed 12 October 2014

A beautiful old well that opens up directly out of the earth. Revered by locals as a place for healing. The entrance can be found across from the Sancreed church - luckily it is well marked. Count on a solid 10 minute walk back to...More

11  Thank 491JohnC
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