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Extraordinary place

The church seemed dull and lifeless but then it was a dull day. One cannot visit a place like this... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
RobininBRISTOL
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Bristol, United Kingdom
A sleeping beauty of an Abbey

Downside Abbey is off the beaten track but is worth every footstep to experience the beauty of the... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
Joseph M
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2 Jan 2018
“Extraordinary place”
26 Dec 2017
“A sleeping beauty of an Abbey”
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Abbey Road, Stratton-on-the-Fosse BA3 4RH, England
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+44 1761 235174
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

The church seemed dull and lifeless but then it was a dull day. One cannot visit a place like this without thinking about abuse - and yes - they have set up an independent inquiry. But the school looks well resourced and the nice lady...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Downside Abbey is off the beaten track but is worth every footstep to experience the beauty of the best neo-Gothic abbey in England. The grounds are beautiful and the buildings surrounding the Church and the School are fascinating. A living monument to the vitality of...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 10 August 2016

A good stock of liturgical books, peaceful cafe served by volunteers. Really nice. Very welcoming. Easy to browse. Cafe well stocked.

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