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Impressive Church

We visited the Church whilst in Lavenham visiting the Guildhall. The Church is worth seeing and the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
MinnieM1928
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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Wonderful and huge ancient church

A truly amazing building. Impressive architecture on a massive scale. The box topiary work at the... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2019
EPoogleheimer
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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All reviews the stained glass windows worth a visit second hand bookshop book stall small village book sale beautiful interior wonderful history first glance perpendicular gothic book selection amazing building art exhibition short break long melford wealth wool
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited the Church whilst in Lavenham visiting the Guildhall. The Church is worth seeing and the stained glass windows are lovely.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MinnieM1928
Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

A truly amazing building. Impressive architecture on a massive scale. The box topiary work at the side of the paths is incredible and we spotted the barn owl box round the back too! Well worth the short walk uphill

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank EPoogleheimer
Reviewed 3 January 2019

Lovely peaceful church and well loved and cared for. Most interested in the history. Well stocked with lots of books to buy - didn't have any money, but will certainly come back bringing loads of paperbacks to donate and also to buy. A very nice...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carol M
Reviewed 3 November 2018

This is a very large church for a small town and shows the wealth in the tow in the early ages.there was a lovely feeling of history and serenity.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank snowflakes2017
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Fabulous church to visit. Stunning to look at both outside and in, lots to walk round, leave enough time...you will want at least 45 mins here to really appreciate it all.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Holly021
Reviewed 12 October 2018

WOW! What a huge impressive church for the size of Lavenham but like the ictorians the Wool and Cloth Merchants of the 1400’s wanted to ‘Show Off’ their wealth and they did! The Spring Brother’s are mainly responsible for this magnificent, huge church, wanting to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank V5588FMjoyceh
Reviewed 8 October 2018

A large and impressive church hinting at the historical wealth of the town. Well kept surrounding churchyard and a very reasonable second hand bookshop in the church. Very much worth a visit

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 147ChrisB
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Another wonderful church in a region full of quality buidings. Among the "wool churches" Long Melford is actually my favourite but you won't be disappointed by Lavenham.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank J_Jarndyce
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

St Peter & St Paul's Church, Lavenham is a beauty. It's ceiling still showing the big wooden beams . It is a notable wool church and Gothic architecture. My friend was proud to remind me of her wedding in this church. The large garden around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Road20years
Reviewed 17 September 2018

A very well cared for church with an excellent second hand book selection and fine architecture. Plenty of light for photography as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank johnriley1uk
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We didn’t see one on our visit.
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Was totally open the day i was there with no restrictions....
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