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Standing proudly overlooking the beautiful town of Hawkshead

The tiny cobbled streets and little yards in Hawkshead have lots of quaint and quirky cottages... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michael H
,
Norwich
Solitude

This beautiful church is well worth a visit when wandering around the lovely village of Hawkshead... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JanetC2029
,
Stockport, United Kingdom
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2 weeks ago
“Standing proudly overlooking the beautiful town of Hawkshead”
3 weeks ago
“Solitude”
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Main Street, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0PD, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tiny cobbled streets and little yards in Hawkshead have lots of quaint and quirky cottages, mostly with whitewashed, pebbledashed walls with hanging baskets and planters which all appeared to be very well presented. The church is in a most commanding position standing atop a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful church is well worth a visit when wandering around the lovely village of Hawkshead and just a stroll up the hill

Thank JanetC2029
Reviewed 14 August 2018

This church is well worth walking up the hill to visit. Great views outside and usually peaceful inside to stop and reflect for a moment. Information about the history is available.

Thank PaulD3953
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

The church is in a prime location atop a hill in the village. Typical old English church but very beautiful inside with a most magnificent stained glass window behind the alter.

Thank IAN O
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Here for a wedding, what a beautiful medieval church. Worth a re-visit when not ‘in-service’. Well kept church yard and with a well placed bench on which to contemplate and gaze at the Fells. Beautiful!

Thank Clayton24
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Set on a hill overlooking the village of Hawkshead. Many things to look at in this interesting church. It is also a quiet place to sit and reflect.

Thank SFrances C
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Nestling in the centre of Hawshead this church is architecturally fascinating. There are so many things to look at. It is obviously well supported and cherished. The stained glass windows are breathtaking in particular

Thank CUB535
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This church has many interesting features including painted roundels on the wall with Bible verses & a grand monument with a crusader & his lady.

Thank John H
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The Hawkshead churchyard possesses an interesting collection of old gravestones of varying designs. The location, high above the little town, also gives a nice view over the closely huddled rooftops of the nearby cottages and houses.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We visited this church recently while in Hawkshead. It is so old yet so lovely, The atmosphere inside was so serene and peaceful. Beautiful laminated poetry and verses along with books etc. were on sale to raise funds for some renovations to the church. Definitely...More

Thank Carol D
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