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Fascinating church

At the top of the hill in Coxwold is St Michaels church which is full of interest even for casual... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
tashi155
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Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
via mobile
Well worth a visit

Unusual building with some different interior features. Stained glass windows magnificent. Liked... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
annsandell
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Kirkby Stephen, United Kingdom
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4 weeks ago
“Fascinating church”
16 Sep 2017
“Well worth a visit”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Coxwold, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At the top of the hill in Coxwold is St Michaels church which is full of interest even for casual visitors like us. It was open and full of fascinating information especially about the 16th century tombs. Picturesque grave yard too !

Thank tashi155
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Unusual building with some different interior features. Stained glass windows magnificent. Liked the unusual alter rail and shape. Well worth a visit if you stop at theis pretty village.

Thank annsandell
Reviewed 30 April 2017

St Michael's Coxwold is almost unique amongst English churches in that it has a hexagonal tower. It also has on display a copy of a very rare bible - the 'Breeches' Bible in which Genesis chap.3, verse 7 reads '[Adam & Eve] sewed fig-leaves together...More

1  Thank Steve M
Reviewed 23 February 2017

What a beautiful church. Very welcoming and peaceful. Grounds and views amazing, worth the visit. Well kept

Thank kaywalton6
Reviewed 20 July 2016

This is a wonderful church in the quiet, beautiful village of Coxwold, which is situated in the Howardian Hills - an area I consider to be North Yorkshire's hidden secret. Complete with an unusual, octagonal church tower, St Michael's church is an impressive building that...More

Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Visited this beautiful ancient church, to organise my son's & fiancée's upcoming wedding, I'm lucky enough to live within a 2 minute walk from this church! Admittedly I don't attend Church for services but have visited York Minster several times to light candles for my...More

Thank Scarlett W
Reviewed 11 September 2015

A beautiful old church, positioned high above the main road through the village. The inside is very well preserved, and there are fantastically detailed carved monuments on the walls of the chancel, with an unusual curved communion rail in front of the altar.

Thank crossflow7
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