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A very special place

Whilst small, this church is obviously well used and loved. The gardens are tranquil and well... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Liketorome
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Dorset
Beautifully kept church

I have never seen such a lovingly cared for and maintained church and cemetery. A very special... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2018
lizw372
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Esher, United Kingdom
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8 Church St | Old Belvidere Estate, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Whilst small, this church is obviously well used and loved. The gardens are tranquil and well tended. Do pick up the leaflet inside and do the prayer walk - very calming and poignant.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

I have never seen such a lovingly cared for and maintained church and cemetery. A very special place in unique Belvidere.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

A wonderful old church in excellent condition with well kept gardens. So much history is present from every corner of the building. This is a must to visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Beautiful small church. Interesting graveyard giving insight to the major families in the area. Prayer walk set out around the church with stopping places. Car park.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Situated in Belvidere estate in the way to Brenton in Sea just outside Knysna. A must visit if you like architecture and history. A few old graves of some of the historical Knysna families can be visited. This is a working church with weekly services,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Popped in to Belvedere again to see if there was any fire damage. Fortunately there had been no serious threat. Very happy to see that the Church was unscathed. Do yourself a favour and take their walk. A lovely experience.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Situated in the Belvidere estate, a turn off between Knysna and Brenton-on Sea, this historic stone church leaves one feeling in awe. The chapel is small and has the most equisite stained glass windows. There are information brochures at the chapel as well as an...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We were driving to Brenton on sea and found this little church by accident. What an amazing experience! We ended up spending some time there, the church is a National heritage site and is extremely beautiful The surrounding area with old graves and prayer sites...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank bos810
Reviewed 21 May 2017

A really intersting find, a very quaint church, very English feel to evevrything but beatifully kept really well presented information too, a good and interesting place to visit

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Caroline B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

What an unexpected little jewel. We'd only dropped down off the Brenton road out of curiosity and find a "Sussex" village with it's beautiful wee church. Inside it glows with it's stained glass, honeyed stonework and mahogany pews. It's lovingly polished brass plaques remind us...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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