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Worth a visit to this lovely church, beautiful stained glass windows . A memorial on the wall with... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
SE A
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Devon, United Kingdom
Historic Church with interesting history

The church was fascinating and I would highly recommend visiting it. It has an interesting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Worth a visit to this lovely church, beautiful stained glass windows . A memorial on the wall with poppies and serviceman who lost lives in both wars .

Thank SE A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The church was fascinating and I would highly recommend visiting it. It has an interesting connection to Lord of the Rings

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a visit, only small but quaint and lovely inside the church with embroidered kneeling pads it’s like stepping back in time!

Thank RachelDebeer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely little church with many interesting stones and plaques to read. Lovely stained glass windows. Make sure you go all the way round the back of the church to see the famous door. Normally these 'instagram spots' are overrated in person, but NOT this...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

St Edwards is a beautiful restrained church just off the main through road. The grounds are very peaceful and the entrance with two trees is magnificent. Enjoy the simplicity of the ceiling.

Thank rfbro26
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Local legend holds that the yew trees in front of the church inspired J.R.R. Tolkein. We enjoyed a quick walk around the church: there are stained glass windows and some interesting tombstones in the cemetery. The day we visited a ladies' group was holding a...More

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We enjoyed strolling through the cemetery and peeking into the church, but were particularly delighted by the lovely old door flanked by trees, which we discovered around at the back of the church. It's great for photo ops. Next to it is a set of...More

Thank jorikschells10
Reviewed 9 August 2018

WE loved hearing the bells every hour. the church and grounds were lovely. It was such a tranquil spot - lots of history and beauty.

Thank rtanner8
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We enjoyed looking around this gem, lovely grounds and even better inside, very well kept and loved by the people there. Our son loved the prayer activities, was lovely to look around and see what the Church is up to past, present and future!

Thank Lucy G
Reviewed 3 August 2018

A scene straight out of Middle-earth, at least in photos, Stow town actually has a lot more to see, so allow enough time to explore elsewhere if possible. Stow Market Square, with its beautiful Cotswold-stone buildings, cross and old stocks are just a couple of...More

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Janae H
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The church is within a gated compound. However, the gate was not closed when we visited early in the morning before the church doors were open.
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