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The most beautiful little church!

Why does this get my vote for the most beautiful church I’ve seen in France? ( I’m on my 12th trip... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Bill D
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Vancouver, Canada
Pretty church in a very pretty village

Not being an expert in churches, I like visiting old churches for the architecture (and shade in... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Maixent
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Monmouth, United Kingdom
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29 May 2018
“The most beautiful little church!”
18 Aug 2017
“Pretty church in a very pretty village”
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Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

This church is really worth a visit. It really appealed to me despite the fact that the columns holding it up are not straight. My engineer husband says they aren't going to fall down because they are so huge. Phew! That's a relief! But actually...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Why does this get my vote for the most beautiful church I’ve seen in France? ( I’m on my 12th trip to France)! Because of the size, an intimate little church, not overwhelming... Because of the beautiful ancient wood carvings.... Because of the most beautiful...More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Not being an expert in churches, I like visiting old churches for the architecture (and shade in summer). This is a lovely church to see.

Thank Maixent
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I loved this church. What I liked most was the stained glass window of a woman finding the statue of the Virgin Mary and child in a tree. It's vibrant colours and delightful composition allowed me to find a moment of peace.

Thank Justin R
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Some nice stained glass and a place to sit for a few minutes of quiet reflection in the cool of the church

Thank Gail F
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The church is situated off the main road through Rochfort en Terre,after leaving the Tourist Office on your left,take any left turn and walk down the narrow alleyways to the church,when entering there are several steep steps down to the main floor,you are now stepping...More

1  Thank brittanyman
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Rochefort en-Terre is like a painting inside which you're walking! So beautiful, so clean, so historic. It's a place you'd like to stay in and not look at the cruel watch...

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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

There are old churches but this is a good one. Old, dark and full of historic atmosphere. I'm not sure about the old bones and skulls which makes it a bit goth. Don't miss the tomb stones which have been used to pave the steps...More

1  Thank Bobbledog
Reviewed 7 October 2015

The building seems ancient because the walls are dark grey with spots of moss and black shist roof. Calm and soothing atmosphere insude the church and on the church square. We were impressed by colourful blurs of light from stained-glass windows on the floor of...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

This church is really worth a visit. It really appealed to me despite the fact that the columns holding it up are not straight. My engineer husband says they aren't going to fall down because they are so huge. Phew! That's a relief! But actually...More

1  Thank angie c
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