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Beautiful medieval church.

Dedham Church is a beautiful 15th century medieval church set in the picturesque countryside of... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Angie S
Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Splendid church

Very beautiful interior, welcoming atmosphere and clearly well loved and looked after. Plenty of... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Dave T
Colchester, United Kingdom
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High Street, Dedham, Colchester CO7 6DE, England
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful little village, full of lovely old houses and lovely church . Very nice place to visit on a Sunday afternoon

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Unfortunately no dogs allowed but quaint historic church, with opportunity to have tea nearby at the Wilkins' tearoom. Delightful visit.

Thank EllenMay2013
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Dedham Church is a beautiful 15th century medieval church set in the picturesque countryside of Sussex and Essex. It was featured in many of John Constable's paintings. Well worth a visit!

Thank Angie S
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Very beautiful interior, welcoming atmosphere and clearly well loved and looked after. Plenty of natural,sunlight showed off the architecture at its best. Good selection of local artists cards for sale to help boost funds.

Thank Dave T
Reviewed September 23, 2018

A fine church in Constable country and in a region with many magnificent churches. It has a large tower that appears in some of Constable's paintings. Well worth a visit, as is the village.

Thank J_Jarndyce
Reviewed September 20, 2018

My friend Hans who works as a dental technician in nearby Colchester is an amateur ghost hunter and he asked me to accompany him on a ghost hunting expedition to Dedham church. Naturally I agreed, an evening in such a magnificent historic old church is...More

Thank kevbutnobacon
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Nice place to walk around in a lovely quaint village. You are able to light a candle for passed loved ones.

Thank Dawn K
Reviewed July 8, 2018

If you happen to be in Dedham, be sure to visit its lovely parish church. The 16th century tower archway with its stone ceiling is particularly interesting. While the oak church pews are rather modern, the ends of them have interesting carvings on the side,...More

Thank barbara361
Reviewed July 4, 2018

My wife and I visited the church on a recent visit to the area. What a lovely old church. The stained glass windows were varied and I took a photo of my favourite one. The organ pipes looked magnificent, and I particularly liked the text...More

Thank Paulieboy
Reviewed June 11, 2018

This is a lovely old church from the late 1490s which is well worth a visit if you are in the area. The church is at the heart of the village and I should imagine is a real community church The site itself has been...More

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