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Peaceful and historic

Really pretty and peaceful ancient church. We enjoyed looking inside and spent time admiring the... read more

Reviewed April 4, 2018
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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A must to visit in conjunction with Hellens Jacobean manor house

A beautifully cared for church with several interesting and historic memorials. A very ancient yew... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2017
Leonora C
Exeter, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Really pretty and peaceful ancient church. We enjoyed looking inside and spent time admiring the very old yew tree. Well worth a stop

Thank Jo5999
Reviewed August 21, 2017

A beautifully cared for church with several interesting and historic memorials. A very ancient yew in the graveyard some 1500 yrs old adds to the charm and unique setting. Tells the story of this community and its people - as churches do. Make time to...More

Thank Leonora C
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit to see the unusual wooden effigy. Lots of history and a large churchyard. Pretty village with a good pub within ten minutes walk from the church.

Thank louiseholistic
Reviewed July 24, 2017

We visited this church which was close to where we were staying. As soon as you enter the building it exudes peace and tranquility. It appears to be lovingly cared for and the size is deceptive. The grounds are interesting with a tree dating back...More

Thank Kathryn P
Reviewed May 24, 2017

It helps if you are a fan of old churches. but if you are there is plenty here to see. The main attraction is the tombs and tablets for the deceased. There is one with a wooden carved figure (very rare) and aside chapel dedicated...More

Thank Jeff1903
Reviewed October 11, 2016

A lovely ancient village church, lots of local history to delve into. During our visit the church bell ringing team were present and giving displays of their talents. Climbing the bell tower is quite an experience but well worth it if you are fit and...More

Thank William_the_Bear
Reviewed August 12, 2016

This is a lovely church at the end of church street. Its large but peaceful with a lovely interior .

Thank Sheila K
Reviewed June 28, 2016

For a Caucasian Australian this place is incredibly old. The old Yew tree with its propped up branches was magical. The church with its Norman and Saxon history and artifacts was a revelation.

Thank EFLynette
Reviewed June 20, 2016

Lovely little church with an ancient yew tree that you can sit inside. Nice setting and forms part of a walk around the village.

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Reviewed May 7, 2016

St Bartholomew's Church is an imposing building at the heart of the village. Outside a superb 1,000 year + yew tree, and inside some remarkable monuments.

Thank GranhamW
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