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Beautiful Gem of a Parish Church

We were staying in Lostwithiel for a short break. Wherever possible we try to visit a Parish Church... read more

Reviewed November 14, 2018
337lesc
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Hengoed, United Kingdom
Beautiful sanctuary

We visited this beautiful church during our stay in July. The church is very old and extremely... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Michelle I
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

We were staying in Lostwithiel for a short break. Wherever possible we try to visit a Parish Church when on holiday because you can learn so much about the history of a locality from its early and continuing inks to the church and this was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

We visited this beautiful church during our stay in July. The church is very old and extremely beautiful. It’s in the centre of Lostwithiel town and it’s a beautiful centrepiece of architecture and history. We spent some time walking around the churchyard as well as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Michelle I
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in Lostwithiel for no particular reason but found it a lovely place to spend an afternoon. This church is a must see because it dominates the town centre and was built in the 12th Century. The architecture is fascinating and well really how...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

If you are visiting the old country town of Lostwithiel & like to view old churches, then make your way to this beautiful church. It was built in the 12th century & has a magnificent east window which is the largest in any parish church...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mike P
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Take the time to stop and have a look. Like many villages in the UK there is stunning church architecture everywhere. Some disappoint. If you are aware of your Spirituality you will find this very intriguing.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Ps_Phil
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely Harvest Service in St Bartholomew's when we were on holiday in Cornwall. This is definitely a church where you will be made very welcome by the rector and a warm and friendly congregation. The church was beautifully decorated for the Harvest.W...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank LQ_N_Ireland
Reviewed July 27, 2016

Only visited the graveyard. Some interesting gravestones. Dogs not allowed so we had to leave them tied at the gate.

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Fayely
Reviewed June 24, 2016

Located in the center of Lostwithiel and around the corner from the bridge stands this lovely peaceful church and graveyard. Beautiful stone work and stained glass. Worth a visit to view all the gravestones and inscriptions!

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank KenmareLisa
Reviewed December 12, 2015

Another very gorgeous example of a Cornish church. Sadly closed on our visit, but lovely exterior and a graveyard with many old stones and many old stories.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Dave H
Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic medieval font with very clear carvings. Lovely stained glass windows and some unusual memorials. There is an information sheet but a church of this importance in a tourist town could do better with its interpretation.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank JohnUK
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