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Well worth a visit. Beautiful inside and interesting history together with the funny grotesques... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
TheAndersfamily
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Knighton, United Kingdom
The best and most hilarious grotesques we have ever seen

Winchcombe is a lovely underrated town to visit and we stayed there for three days. St. Peter's... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
R6540LQinfo
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Well worth a visit. Beautiful inside and interesting history together with the funny grotesques outside.Comprehensive pamphlets very informative and add to the visit. We were lucky to visit when the organ was playing and was very atmospheric.

Thank TheAndersfamily
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Winchcombe is a lovely underrated town to visit and we stayed there for three days. St. Peter's Church is well worth a visit as it has so much to see inside. However it is the outside that will delight. Look up at the myriad of...More

Thank R6540LQinfo
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Amazing structure especially considering the timeframe it was built in. Worth a visit - good photo opportunities here

Thank Regina M
Reviewed 13 May 2018

ST. Peters church in winchcombe , stands high above all other buildings so you can't miss it and it draws you into it's very old and ornate inside , the size of which stuns you , there are many interesting items to view and read...More

Thank barbarab215
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed all the Impressive features at St Peters and a very kind local lady told us some of the history from the time of King Kenulf right up to the present day, I was particularly interested in the beautiful stained glass windows which...More

Thank vinblue
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Lovely old church with golden cockerel on the tower, and 2 grotesques on the porch! Good free guides to explain the interior.

Thank mppherts
Reviewed 9 November 2017

If you are interested in old churches with gobs of history and mystery, this is for you. The exterior has gargoyles galore and the interior tells of the history of the region and the people. Afterwards, stroll about this small village with quaint, 16th century...More

Thank chasshields
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

it's a lovely building, had a walk around the building and seen some interesting things, however it leaves you wanting more and it doesn't off that

Thank Mr T
Reviewed 5 October 2017

A tranquil church in tranquil surroundings of this charming little village. Whilst at times the doors are closed, it's well worth a visit to see the fabulous grotesques alone, all individual and in extremely good condition considering their age!

Thank kbanks428
Reviewed 30 September 2017

If you're in Winchcombe, make sure you visit the church. It's a lovely building, with some really interesting stories, lovely architecture and an all round good experience.

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SusannaTan
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Response from kbanks428 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry, just seen your question. Winchcombe is a very small village with a few pubs and cafes...see my review on Sudeley Castle which is worth a visit but do check the opening times!
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