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St Agnes Church

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Gate Lane | Freshwater Bay, Freshwater, England
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Chocolate box beauty

This beautiful little church tucked around the back of Freshwater is well worth looking for even... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bembridge, United Kingdom
via mobile
A picture perfect church

I loved this little thatched church - a perfect piece of English village life. Pop inside on your... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
London, United Kingdom
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Gate Lane | Freshwater Bay, Freshwater, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful little church tucked around the back of Freshwater is well worth looking for even you don't go in. It sits so beautifully in the landscape.

Thank Peter_wiwi
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I loved this little thatched church - a perfect piece of English village life. Pop inside on your way along your hike, it's beautiful.

Thank SandyCadiz-Smith
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Picture postcard cute church - saw by chance when drove past....HAD to stop for a closer look- really cute inside too- each chair has its own little cushion to sit on which has been made by hand. Lovely atmosphere even when empty.

Thank Gita G
Reviewed 14 August 2016

lovely thatched and wood church very photogenic and worth a look inside beware traffic though as no pavement on that side of the road

Thank chris c
Reviewed 13 June 2016

This charming church boasts to be the only thatched church on the island. There is a wonderful atmosphere inside the simple chancel and nave construction. The stalls have arts and crafts carvings.

Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed 15 March 2016

It's a very small church which was apparently built from the stones of a local derelict manor house so it's not anywhere near as old as it looks, BUT it is one of a very few (3) thatched churches in England and it's very cute...More

Thank Grahampm
Reviewed 15 February 2016

enter this little church and feel of ghost of poet lingering in the pews.This is a little gem for church seekers.not as old as it looks but worth a look.

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 17 October 2015

This church has a very welcoming feel about it and a peaceful atmosphere. It has a thatched roof and some beautiful carvings inside.

Thank Sallie B
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Have visited this gem on several occasions, it never fails to amaze. Believed to be the only thatched church in England it has close associations with Tennyson family and so is unique. It has a simple layout and was constructed to meet the needs of...More

Thank Wengenite
Reviewed 1 October 2015

I like visiting churches (especially when they are empty). This one is charming, both inside and out. It will not be the highlight of your holiday but it is well worth the few minutes walk up from the car park in Freshwater and a few...More

Thank JanefromSomerset
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