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St. Just in Roseland Church

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Address: St Just TR2 5JD, England
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+44 1326 270248
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00

Described as one of the prettiest in England, this church sits proudly on...

Described as one of the prettiest in England, this church sits proudly on the water’s edge amongst sub-tropical trees and shrubs.

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The most amazing Churchyard "ever"!!

I have never seen a churchyard like this before. Peaceful, serene, idyllic, tropical.....there are so many words I could use to describe this haven. I am not religious but this... read more

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have never seen a churchyard like this before. Peaceful, serene, idyllic, tropical.....there are so many words I could use to describe this haven. I am not religious but this churchyard moved me and felt very spiritual. Unbelievable....... almost made me believe!!

Thank gojogo
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

See title. Beautiful wonderful peaceful place, lovely inside and out. Views of st just beach and a great walk there from st makes. Charming

Thank Ruth W
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

You have no excuse not to visit this. Gardens are fantastic interspersed with the headstones, wow factor is 150% Church is quietly fantastic

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I am not a 'believer', but this church and the location are heavenly. We first visited here in the 90's and this was our 3rd visit. If ever you need a spot for gathering of thoughts, quiet reflection, and soul restoring peace and tranquillity, this is it. Beautiful gardens at any time of year, views and sounds of the Creek,... More 

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Reviewed 1 April 2017

Came here for a wedding. Exceptional setting and building. First rate in all respects. Leave time to wander through the almost sub tropical churchyard and the run down to the water.

Thank Jannerbloke
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

St Just in Rowland, was a place I had never heard of before till I saw it in a book. So when we were in Cornwall recently, we layer a visit and it was true to it what I had read. The car park is a £1donation, the church is situated in a valley near an estuary which gives the... More 

Thank 50Rose65
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

We first visited in the 1970's and is still as beautiful today. Such a tranquil spot - I guess not so in the high season but perfect for a February afternoon wander. The most amazing place to be laid to rest.

Thank marriedcouple32
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Both the church and the cemetery are well worth a visit. Steeped in history, you can feel the centturies roll back as you walk among the tombstones

Thank colinmpipe
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

An ancient legend says that the church stands at the spot where Joseph of Arimathea came ashore with Jesus (see Blake's hymn- And did those feet in ancient time). This gorgeous 13th century church is set in riverside gardens and inside the church are the names of the resident vicars going back to 700AD. The overall scene is one of... More 

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Callington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

We visited the church today to enjoy it's wonderful architecture and beautiful creek-side surroundings. However , even better , did we also enjoy the welcome made to us by a group of ladies working in the church . Thank you .

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