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Magical Setting

Amazing scenic drive to Harty Ferry. Really lovely old church with beautiful stained glass... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2018
lynne j
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Dartford, United Kingdom
Lovely old church

In such an idyllic setting, no electricity in the church by the looks of it, just candles. 15... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Leee30
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Bexleyheath England
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All reviews harty ferry old church beautiful church well worth a visit mile drive for sale hidden gem isle of sheppey flower festival no electricity inn century farmland raptors gas display churchyard
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Travelled to this bijou church in late January with relatives local to the island. Very atmospheric and desolate at that time of year. Reminiscent of the opening scene to Great Expectations but, devoid of the mist. A small gift shop where an informative pamphlet about...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BrandonBeed
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Amazing scenic drive to Harty Ferry. Really lovely old church with beautiful stained glass windows. A few historic tombs with brief potted history. Love the jam for sale. The views are smashing and worth the drive along the pot holed country lane.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Beautiful hidden gem, tiny and remote but worth the drive along the very narrow lanes. Not many visitors so easy to park in the road outside.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jammylou
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

In such an idyllic setting, no electricity in the church by the looks of it, just candles. 15 Century Oak bell tower. Amazing

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Leee30
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We always pop into the church to give thanks, it’s so tiny and well kept, there are little jars of jams and chutneys that the parishioners make to raise money’s toward the church which we always buy truly a beautiful place ❤️

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Welsieboo
Reviewed 10 July 2018

After traveling up the long and winding road taken in the scenic views across the farmland and viewing many wild animals stopped of at the raptor area quiet a few birds of prey. Back in the car finally reached harty church lots of parking there...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ian F
Reviewed 25 June 2018

A 4 mile drive along a twisty uneven, but tarmaced road through farmlands will eventually bring you to this beautiful old church. Finish off the trip with a drink and maybe something to eat at The Harty Ferry Inn just a couple of minutes away.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kev W
Reviewed 21 June 2018

my friend and I love to visit churches, we knew about the church in harty on the isle of Sheppey but had never visited, what a lovely surprise, so still tranquil and quiet, open to the public with no electric and lit by gas lamps,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank loist_12
Reviewed 8 November 2017

When we walked into this lovely old church we were struck by the absolute silence. I don't think I've ever experienced such silence. Outside the churchyard was a beautiful and tranquill resting place. I'm so glad we visited this lovely old church. I think we...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Blimp1989
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Fascinating old church close to the pub. Lovely place to visit and browse. Well of the beaten track and lots of history to see. Gem, don't miss it when nearby.

Date of experience: August 2017
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