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History, history history and so much beauty. Just a remarkable church and grounds to explore. So... read more

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We came across this by exploring the village. It is a must see as the history and architecture are... read more

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Upminster, United Kingdom
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This stately church, built in the 1400s, is the town's famous Perpendicular wool church, which can be seen from miles around.
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Church Street, Chipping Campden, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

History, history history and so much beauty. Just a remarkable church and grounds to explore. So beautiful.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We came across this by exploring the village. It is a must see as the history and architecture are fantastic. It is open to the public and very welcoming.

Thank DavidStudd57
Reviewed 2 days ago

What can you say without sounding patronising? This is a fine building in good condition with a most attractive altar. I assume that the church harks back to the days when this area was more than a little important (the wool trade - think of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely cathedral situated in a residential area. Beautiful grounds and cemetery. A nice place to visit to refresh your soul and spirit.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked to St. James' Church from our vacation cottage on High Street in Chipping Campden. It is a gem in this lovely village. History abounds in the viewing of the intricately sewn robes from the Middle Ages which are behind glass for protection. The...More

Thank Ellen K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When I first arrived to Chipping Campden this was the first place I went and it was beautiful. So much history.

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

This church is quite impressive in its size for the size of the town. The history of the church reflects the importance of the town as a wool market center for many years.

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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Wow what a lovely surprise we had popping into this lovely church for a look around. The youth academy orchestra were practising for the performance they were putting on at the church the following evening. What a treat, they played beautifully.

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Reviewed 29 July 2018

A gem of a church, well kept and obviously regularly used. Interesting little set of notes (only 30 pence) detailing the notable "sights" within the church. Interesting to see some very old needlework panels, copies of which were made for a Westminster Abbey Coronation in...More

Thank Roger M
Reviewed 19 July 2018

The parish church is a notable landmark on the highest part of the village. Almost entirely re-built in the 15th century when Campden was a prosperous centre of the Cotswold wool trade. To quote from the excellent guide to th church ( a bargain at...More

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AnnaM4116
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10 till 4.30.
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
I went during the week, believe it closed at 5 pm.
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