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St Leonard, Hollington -Church-in-the-Wood

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Address: Church in the Wood Lane, Hastings, England
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Stunning in the sun

Loved visiting today in the sunshine. The church building itself is wonderful from the outside and spent time walking through the graveyard reading the headstones. Such a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MrsBsTravels
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Hastings, United Kingdom
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Hastings, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved visiting today in the sunshine. The church building itself is wonderful from the outside and spent time walking through the graveyard reading the headstones. Such a peaceful place to be.

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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753 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 342 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This makes a nice walk on a winters day. Church is quaint and churchyard is well kept. They do a lovely midnight xmas service.

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Highbridge, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

My mother is buried in church-in-the-wood.what a lovely place . I would recommend a visit and the church is very quaint.

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Hemel Hempstead, England
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136 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Attended a wedding here yesterday. Not from the area and thought it was a beautiful and quaint church. The vicar was fantastic and the whole area lovely. Only downside is parking !

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Thank Joanne F
Hastings, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This is a lovely old church set in a beautiful and peaceful but large woodland graveyard yet only a stone's throw from the very large Tescos. I love coming here on a summer's afternoon to wind down and relax. I have only seen the graveyard - the Church is not always open.

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

visited this church for family tree research, this is set in a lovely, peaceful setting, very popular to visit, not always open to public but we were lucky to meet the church warden who helped us with our research.

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2016

The church and its grounds very peaceful and a nice feel to it, the vicar is friendly too. Definitely worth a visit.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016

A lovely walk around this lovely little church but sad couldn't get in to look inside. Glad it is still standing

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Thank Joy B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

A beautiful church set in surrounding woodland. Lovely for a Sunday afternoon walk. We used to go to this church and two of our children were christened here

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Spent many an evening here as a kid, but again not as an adult, so the wife and I parked up in the little car park and took a short walk in to the churches grounds and around. It was late evening in December and so was already dark and actually quite spooky which was quite fun. We hear they... More 

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