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St. James & St. William of York Church

Abbots Walk | St James Presbytery, Reading RG1 3HW, England
+44 118 957 4171
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Beautiful

This is a beautiful church. We married here in August 1997 and had our photo's taken in Forbury... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2015
sitara2014
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Reading, United Kingdom
Go inside to look at this attractive church

Yes, it is one of Pugin's earliest works, being consecrated in 1840. Do go inside to see this... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2013
Nonglak L
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Reading, United Kingdom
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3 Oct 2015
“Beautiful”
2 Apr 2013
“Go inside to look at this attractive church”
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Abbots Walk | St James Presbytery, Reading RG1 3HW, England
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+44 118 957 4171
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Reviewed 3 October 2015

This is a beautiful church. We married here in August 1997 and had our photo's taken in Forbury Gardens. The church has a high balcony with a large pipe organ and if you have a choir or a soloist they go up into the balcony...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2013

Yes, it is one of Pugin's earliest works, being consecrated in 1840. Do go inside to see this beautifully kept church which I think has a lovely peaceful atmosphere. The architecture is attractive and interesting, with a couple of items made out of very old...More

3  Thank Nonglak L
Reviewed 12 January 2013

... and the only one in Norman style! It's a beautiful church, recently refurbish and the home of a large, vibrant international faith community.

2  Thank Sabine909
Reviewed 20 April 2008

I went back to have another look at this church on the edge of Forbury Gardens when I found out it had been designed by the famous Victorian architect, A.W. Pugin. Sadly its not up to the standard of his other work like Westminster Palace,...More

5  Thank gauly
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