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St Martin's Church

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joined the 21st century

Always a rather lovely building but now 'updated' St Martins has been closed since January for a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
deanlinda090
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Liskeard, United Kingdom
Wonderful architecture

I find the building very pleasant aesthetically both internally and externally. I like how the age... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Pippa R
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1 week ago
“joined the 21st century”
9 Apr 2017
“Wonderful architecture”
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St Martin’s Church in Liskeard is now CLOSED for major reordering works and will reopen in July. Services are being help in the Church Centre. The churchmanship is “open evangelical”. Sunday services are at 09:30, 11:00 and 18:00, and at 09:30 on...more
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Church St, Liskeard PL14 3AQ, England
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+44 1579 347411
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 November 2016

St Martins is my childhood church, and although I no longer live in Cornwall, I always make sure that I attend a service when I'm in Liskeard. The church itself is stunning and historical - in fact it's so nice that I chose to have...More

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Mike_Sturgess, SMart Film Club organiser at St Martin's Church, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Thank you Cornish_Pixie_10. The SMart Film Club has actually been running for over 18 years now. In case anyone is concerned about the copyright position, we are able to show films under our CCLI (Christian Copyright Licensing International) licence, provided we don't charge for entry....More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 27 January 2016

live right next door, sweet little church, graveyard kept well, unlike the surroundings of the churches gate unfortunately

1  Thank con1213
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a rather lovely building but now 'updated' St Martins has been closed since January for a bit of a make over ,most old static uncomfortable pews gone ---flexible use comfy chairs replace them .Beautilful light colourd flooring with underfloor heating . There are some...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I find the building very pleasant aesthetically both internally and externally. I like how the age of the church can be seen in the roof beams and exposed timbers. The detail of engraving on the organ pipes is also beautiful although they could do with...More

1  Thank Pippa R
Mike_Sturgess, Manager at St Martin's Church, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Thanks Pippa, and glad you love the church. We are hoping to have the heating sorted out this year as part of the proposed church reordering. We agree that the bell-ringers, organist and choir are wonderful and a real asset for the church.

Reviewed 18 November 2016

St Martin's is a church building which has stood proud and tall for hundreds of years. It is easily visible for miles around. If history and architecture are your thing, then there is plenty to interest you here. But St Martin's church is much more...More

1  Thank Krazykatlady5823
Reviewed 18 November 2016

St Martins is my childhood church, and although I no longer live in Cornwall, I always make sure that I attend a service when I'm in Liskeard. The church itself is stunning and historical - in fact it's so nice that I chose to have...More

1  Thank Cornish_Pixie_10
Mike_Sturgess, SMart Film Club organiser at St Martin's Church, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2016

Thank you Cornish_Pixie_10. The SMart Film Club has actually been running for over 18 years now. In case anyone is concerned about the copyright position, we are able to show films under our CCLI (Christian Copyright Licensing International) licence, provided we don't charge for entry....More

Reviewed 15 November 2016

there are so many things to say about the building ,the angel bosses, the wonderful war memorial ,and the organ ---however come and have the experience ,there is a lot of information easily assessable to make your visit interesting and worthwhile. Must not forget that...More

1  Thank deanlinda090
Reviewed 7 April 2016

what a magical place! we went to the christmas service with her old school and she sang for the school in their choir. The church has a lot of parking and once inside the people are welcoming and friendly.

1  Thank trudylisamay
Reviewed 27 January 2016

live right next door, sweet little church, graveyard kept well, unlike the surroundings of the churches gate unfortunately

1  Thank con1213
Reviewed 19 January 2016

In a town which for almost two hundred years has been predominantly Methodist this is a surprisingly big parish church. I have never been here to a regular service, only two family weddings and one funeral, each of those more than thirty years ago. Just...More

1  Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 29 September 2015

I had an interest in this building and was delighted to find it open with a warm welcome from a charming lady who was arranging flowers. The main door dates back to Norman times and is well worth a 2nd look. The vaulted timbers of...More

1  Thank Liz R
Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

A beautiful old church which brings hope and peace to all who go inside. With a beautiful entrance and carpets.

1  Thank 882dreww
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Jannerbloke
8 November 2018|
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Response from Mike_Sturgess | Property representative |
Hi Jannerbloke How flexible and versatile is the main body of the church? Fully! So, since reopening we have had a concert and an autumn fayre in the church, including serving lunches. On 8th December we will be showing our... More
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Jannerbloke
11 July 2018|
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Response from Mike_Sturgess | Property representative |
Yes, we have gluten-free wafers available, and they are used by those that want them each week.
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Jannerbloke
19 January 2016|
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Response from Mike_Sturgess | Property representative |
Firstly, our apologies for taking so long to spot your question. Now for the answers: 1. The church is open Monday to Friday from 10:00am to 3:00pm, and of course for Sunday services. 2. There is disabled access, with a... More
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