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A welcoming haven.

Plenty of people in when I went preparing for the remembrance services. A coffee shop doing good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DavidTitley
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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The largest church in Somerset this is often mistaken for Wells Cathedral. A wonderful colourful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sheilatravels
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Wells, United Kingdom
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St. Cuthbert Street, Wells BA5 2AW, England
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Even though discovered in a vandalised state, the medieval reredos heading the north and south aisles is worth going to see. A project is ongoing to restore these structures. Other gems include wonderful stained glass, a gorgeous ceiling and a plaque commemorating King Charles II....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of people in when I went preparing for the remembrance services. A coffee shop doing good business, a very relaxed and welcoming place. I love the way they have added a kitchen and an office into the interior, separate from the building but stylistically...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The largest church in Somerset this is often mistaken for Wells Cathedral. A wonderful colourful ceiling well worth a visit just for that. The church and its highlights are well explained with points of information posters etc. They often have special days when the remarkable...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Overshadowed by the cathedral, but church buffs should not miss this. Fantastic ceiling. An amazng parish church.

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Reviewed 20 September 2018

Didn't go inside but a lovely church and grounds to walk round, nicely out of the way of the town centre by a couple of minutes walk, to have a quiet sit down.

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Reviewed 30 August 2018

While my wife got a trim, I enjoying the charming and historic St Cuthbert, where I had the pleasure to meet and hear a practicing young jazz pianist who works part time in a local bookstore. I so enjoyed the instrument, his play, our conversation...More

Thank preglad
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This was one of the first stops on the Hot Fuzz Tour. For those who love the film, this is where the village fete was filmed and where Tim Messenger met his demise. The grounds are kept in an immaculate state attracting plenty of tourists...More

Thank Matt J
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Look out for the painted wooden ceiling! If you are a fan of the film "Hot Fuzz" you will recognise this as the setting for Sandford's village fete and the demise of Tim Messenger.

Thank Kath A
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is where they filmed 'Hot Fuzz'!! Lovely church. Wander around the grounds to - you will find it quite peaceful - you wouldn't know you were in the middle of Wells!!

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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We came to see the Cathedral and walk back passed St Cuthberts to our parking at Waitrose. Just went in on off chance and what a fantastic ceiling in what looks an understated exteria. BTW the Tower is also the tallest in the area. So...More

Thank Clive P
Reviewed 22 July 2018

I have been to Wells several times but this visit was to visit locations used in the Film "Hot Fuzz". I had not been to the church before but found it a beautiful & understated church. So peaceful and quiet yet so full of history.

Thank Rob M
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