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Parish church

Beautiful church in a country village location, lovely welcome. Shame the rector is moving on... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Peter A
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One to visit

We recently visited this church and were fascinated by its history. It is full of atmosphere and... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
polgooth
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28 May 2018
“Parish church”
27 May 2018
“One to visit”
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St Andrew, Ipplepen, Newton Abbot, England
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church in a country village location, lovely welcome. Shame the rector is moving on! Highly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Peter A
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We recently visited this church and were fascinated by its history. It is full of atmosphere and well worth spending a reasonable amount of time there to take it all in.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank polgooth
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Visited recently, sadly, to attend a funeral. The welcome, and warmth shared were most comforting as the sun shone through the windows . A very fine building .

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MargWB
Reviewed 18 October 2017

....arrived at this lovey Church as the bells chimed twelve...just as we met the clergyman and his wife who were married there at noon,43 years ago....lovely coincidence...The interior was as expected..peaceful&tranquil...

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a lovely church situated at the far end of the village near to the health centre. The interior is fascinating and the rood screen impressive. The churchyard is quite large and it's interesting to browse the details on the headstones.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Chris P
Reviewed 19 September 2016

St. Andrew's church is a well kept, 15th century church with a tall tower, light and airy interior and a fabulous, 15th century rood screen across the nave and both aisles. From the porch with stone seating, there's a very heavy, studded oak door leading...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Worth visiting the church and poking thru its graves; town was home of author B F Robinson, who inspired Arthur Conan Doyle to publish Hound of the Baskervilles. Rood screen luckily saved from total desecration during Reformation. Worth seeing companion church in nearby Torbryan which...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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