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St. Materiana's Church

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Address: Church Hill, Tintagel, England
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A pretty church

I had the pleasure of watching the filming of the TV show Doc Martin outside the church. Because of the filming I was unable to go inside the church, so can't comment on that... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of watching the filming of the TV show Doc Martin outside the church. Because of the filming I was unable to go inside the church, so can't comment on that. However, the grounds are beautiful, the view spectacular, and the vicar seemed like a lovely lady.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Lovely visit during Holy Week. Spectacular views of the sea .Glad to have spent amount on Good Friday there in quiet contemplation.

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Thank Kyle S
Worthing, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This church is located in a truly spectacular setting high up on the cliffs at Tintagel. The church is ancient with a splendid interior, especially the stained glass windows. There are truly ancient gravestones and a dry stone wall forms the perimeter of the sight. The church has recently been used for filming of the Doc Martin TV series. The... More 

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Thank MojaveJoe
Truro, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Its a beautiful walk to the church and its near Tintagel Castle. Definitely recommend going down to have a look.

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1 Thank Cornishkaty
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

A lovely church to visit. Very "high" Church - i.e. Votive candles in front of a statue of the Virgin Mary and a side chapel with 'reserved Sacrament'. Also located very high! Fabulous views all around.

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1 Thank Cecilia G
Gloucestershire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We were here at sunrise.. although overcast it was a stunning location. There is a car park but the lane to it is narrow. You can walk to it from the village without to much effort. Well worth it for the views.

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2 Thank drewpdav
London, United Kingdom
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This is a msut see. To feel the history of this building which ha stood for centuries near such a dramatic setting.

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1 Thank Denaniko
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Lovely walk from the town where we stayed in the old tea shop, through a field and across a road to get to the church which was amazing and full of history. The graves were so old.

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1 Thank Valerie O
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Visited this church one evening last year, great costal walks in the area along with free parking in the area.

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1 Thank Mark W
Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

A great place to start a coastal walk from. There is National Trust car park by the church. The church is open everyday and is only a 10 minute walk from Tintagel Castle

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