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Lovely church

A beautiful little church with a wall mural of St Christopher dated circa 1440. The church is right... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
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Beautiful Village Church

Recommend a visit, beautiful church very interesting mural. Central village location, opposite... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
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11 Apr 2018
“Lovely church”
2 Aug 2017
“Beautiful Village Church ”
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Shorwell Shute, Shorwell PO30 3JY, England
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

A beautiful little church with a wall mural of St Christopher dated circa 1440. The church is right on the roundabout so parking is quite limited and you'll have to park along the main road.

Thank JackJLee
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Recommend a visit, beautiful church very interesting mural. Central village location, opposite picturesque village pub.

Thank abctimeout123
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We visited the church at Easter 2017, I rang the bells with the local band for Sunday morning service, Its a lovely ring of bells and very nice to ring with some very good young ringers that make you feel very welcome. we stayed for...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 20 March 2017

St Peters's is a nice church in a tranquil village. Mostly, however, I am wondering why the Trip Advisor pictures all appear to be for Mottistone Manor!!!

Thank MikeIOW1
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This was near the lunch stop on my eventful solo ramble. No time for a longer stay - but good to find it open. Very picturesque and traditional, with the added interest of an ancient painting of St. Christopher. Beautiful weather so the sun shone...More

Thank Veronica H
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely little church for a wedding it was a very special service would highly recommend to visit and for wedding with children involved love the way it is set out with the church bells

Thank Erin T
Reviewed 9 July 2014

Simon Jenkin's favourite island church in "the book" and we agree with him. Really pretty setting in a charming village and a text-book perfect church - St Christopher over the north door, rare mediaeval stone pulpit, Jacobean pews and many fine monuments (thanks to Shorwell's...More

Thank 3fr5
Reviewed 19 April 2013

I felt disorientated when I entered this church, as all the other churches I had visited recently were set out in the same traditional way. Here most of the pews in the centre of the church are facing north-south, and not towards the altar. And...More

Thank Maggie N
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