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St Marys Painswick

Lychgate Rooms Stroud Road, Painswick GL6 6UT, England
+44 1452 812334
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Lovely, warm and welcoming church

The yew trees in the churchyard (99 of them) are amazing, and the bells in the tower (14 of them... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Witney, United Kingdom

Lovely walk around the church and church yard. Yard and it’s yew trees are incredibly well kept... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Anna E
Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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Lychgate Rooms Stroud Road, Painswick GL6 6UT, England
+44 1452 812334
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The yew trees in the churchyard (99 of them) are amazing, and the bells in the tower (14 of them) fascinating to learn about too. A lovely warm and airy church.

Thank Currah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walk around the church and church yard. Yard and it’s yew trees are incredibly well kept - looks like something out of Harry Potter! Very lovely church with lots of history, well worth a visit. We were very happy to pop some money in...More

Thank Anna E
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This is a lovely church set within a fantasticly interesting churchyard. Loved reading the plaques and inscriptions on the tombs. The church itself was also absorbing, with all the floor and wall memorial stones and a beautiful 17th century tomb sculpture of a man and...More

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is a quaint little town and the church is the highlight in terms of historical features. It is 'donation' to enter and has some interesting history. For all those who want to attend mass and take communion - if you are gluten intolerant -...More

Thank LassiComeHome
Reviewed 30 September 2017

My wife and I ended our Cotswolds Way walk in Painswick (we only did the northern half), and after dinner at a local pub, enjoyed a wonderful stroll through the beautiful graveyard around St. Mary's. The steeple glowed in the late-day sun, and the warmth...More

Thank dunadan
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Went to view the numerous Yew Trees (nearly 100), all beautifully trimmed, but the church and Lych Gate are well worth seeing. There is a car park nearby costing 20p for an hour -can't get cheaper than that!

Thank chris7anne
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely church in beautiful grounds We strolled round on bank holiday Monday , there was a flower exhibition and the tourist information centre was open and very helpful .

Thank Deborah E
Reviewed 28 August 2017

A beautiful church with an unusual clock face. The 99 Yew trees are famous as Satan apparently stopped the 100 tree being grown. Great place for photos

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 15 August 2017

A lovely church from the 17th century. Enjoyed the bells and the yew trees. Very friendly staff and church open to all.

Thank RitasTorrance
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Many rarely mention the beautiful village of Painswick so we visited it for the second time at the weekend.We parked in the car park adjacent to the church and had a wander through the church and grounds on route to the centre of Painswick and...More

Thank shane s
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