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very good kneelers and folders with varied information about church and contents. intereting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
keithffbenjamin
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
A Lovely Village Church

If you are in Chiddingstone it is worth popping into the church. It appears to play an important... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
KrenaB
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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very good kneelers and folders with varied information about church and contents. intereting exhibits.

Thank keithffbenjamin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful building, lots of information about building and memorials to Streatfield family but very little detail about the work of the people of God and his Son, Jesus Christ - which is weird as, after all, it is a Church!

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 30 September 2018

If you are in Chiddingstone it is worth popping into the church. It appears to play an important role in the community.

Thank KrenaB
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Directly opposite the gorgeous Tudor buildings, it’s a lovely old church. It would be decent to see the grave sites tidied up though. So much history there!

Thank Kris17900
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Chiddingstone is a very small village with a large ancient church, St Mary's, over the road from a row of medieval buildings. The original church dates from the 13th century with various modifications and additions before it was destroyed by fire after a lightning strike....More

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Reviewed 5 July 2018

An interesting old church well worth a visit whilst visiting the castle or the village. Useful history provided by the parish.

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Reviewed 30 June 2018

This is such an impressive village that the NT has declared all within its realm part of a communal site of merit. This is a relatively rare citation in testament to the varied architectural achievements heralding Chiddingstone's overall merit. It's aphotosnal paradise. The large and...More

Thank preglad
Reviewed 16 June 2018

The church is the focal point of the village and stands opposite the Old houses owned by the Nstional Trust, very peaceful in the sun and the source of so much local history. Well worth a visit

Thank Peter1941
Reviewed 10 June 2018

St Mary's, built in the 14th and 15th C., was destroyed by lightning in 1624 and immediately rebuilt. Its main attractions are a very fine font (1628) with a massive oak cover; a pulpit (same period) whose book rest is carved with the head of...More

Thank john g
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Well preserved church, fairly large for the small village it served. Built over many periods. The font cover is interesting, there are many memorials to the Streatfield family who lived in the house and is a beautifully kept reminder of what England used to be....More

Thank Paul S
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