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Great old Church

This beautiful church in the town of Hemel Hempstead took some 3 years to build and was started in... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
ruthgosden
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
St Mary's Church

Such a lovely church in a wonderful setting and close to the old town for car parking and... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Peter R
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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St. Marys Hall High Street, Hemel Hempstead HP1 3AF, England
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This beautiful church in the town of Hemel Hempstead took some 3 years to build and was started in 1140. It is cruciform in shape with a chancel and the spire is one of the tallest in Europe and was added in the 14th century...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Such a lovely church in a wonderful setting and close to the old town for car parking and hostelries, can make it a whole day visiting.

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Lovely place to visit. I was lucky enough for the Rector to give me a guided tour,even though the church was closed. Has a main entrance at the end of the Nave,not at the side and contains some beautiful Norman arches,all covered in chevrons.

Thank 853barry
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Amazing architecture, so historical. We came across this church while looking for a particular restaurant. We had the great pleasure of listening to the bell ringers practice, it was so lovely to hear. Id defiantly recommend a visit.

Thank Paulaian
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This lovely 12th century Church in Old Hemel Hempstead is delightful. It has a wonderful tall pointed spire. We are not church-goers as such, but always make a point of Easter and Christmas sevices. The atmosphere is lovely

Thank annF4765RC
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing church. So beautiful. I had my wedding here. The staff members where so lovely. Had a few meetings here before our day and every visit was enjoyable. I loved it. The only down fall was that there is no toilets. Which...More

Thank w3nd13
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The Church took my breath away when entering the doors, it is a peace place, one that I hide in when I need to find a spiritual place.

Thank opulenceindemand
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Norman church in the middle of the old town.I lived in the town for many years & visited often for weddings & baptisms.

Thank david s
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Love this church's feeling mainly the people really nice place,always get that great hospitality ambience when I visit just so cosy

Thank sw125oo
Reviewed 10 January 2017

A very old and beautiful church with its original spire set amongst Hemel old town and its cobbled street and characterful shops,houses,restaurants,pubs and a short walk to picturesque Gadebridge park.

Thank gaseosaurus
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