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This is a lovely church and it is worth a visit, it is probably one of the best in the area. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
A beautiful church

This particular church is situated in the backstreets of Finedon,a short distance from the main... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
shane s
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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1 May 2018
7 Jan 2018
“A beautiful church”
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

This is a lovely church and it is worth a visit, it is probably one of the best in the area. Lovely grounds around the church.

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

This particular church is situated in the backstreets of Finedon,a short distance from the main A6.The church is rather striking and has that typical almost orange brickwork that is very familiar in many parts of Northamptonshire.The rev.Richard Coles of strictly come dancing fame and of...More

Thank shane s
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Had out youngest daughters christening there and all was good calm and pleasant and a beautiful setting

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Reviewed 18 February 2016

I was privileged to be part of the congregation at a Sunday morning Communion Service at the Church of St Mary the Virgin, Finedon, and I was very impressed by the beautiful Church itself, and also by the professionally led Service. The Priest in Charge...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2015

One of the must-see churches in the county of brilliant must-see churches!!! Famous for the beautiful strainer arch (like the one in Rushden, St Mary) and the fabulous organ (reputedly played on by Handel) in the loft at the west end. Recently beautifully restored (and...More

1  Thank Saintyvic
Reviewed 11 May 2015

This is a large and interesting church with a lot of fascinating features. Unfortunately it is normally kept locked and thereby depriving people of the opportunity to see inside. I was lucky because a man was there to do some work and he allowed me...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 15 March 2015

This is a very early and large church that has a lot of preserved medieval fabric, although the close proximity of the bede house and chantry chapel make it a little hard to take it all in or get a good picture. This is not...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 24 November 2014

A fine 12th-century church with interesting stonework, and what appears to this amateur to be extensions to make it a substantial church. Sadly locked, so can't comment on interior, but don't miss the spooky dank-looking crypt at the west end with matching stairs down to...More

1  Thank Rob A
Reviewed 16 May 2012

A fine example of the period,a very pretty little parish church in a very pretty part of the village.

Thank Clive E
Reviewed 22 April 2012

I entitle this review top deck, because on my visit to this ancient church in Finedon, on Saturday, 14th. April, 2012, 12 noon I was greeted by a London double decker bus, No. 12, Trafalgar Square parked outside the church entrance. It had a bouquet...More

2  Thank geoffrey d
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