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This is our perfect Sunday walk and visit to The Chapel. Have visited many times for the peace and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Essex, United Kingdom
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A piece of history on the Essex coast

St Peter's is apparently the oldest standing church in England. Not sure if that is historically... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Bradwell on Sea, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is our perfect Sunday walk and visit to The Chapel. Have visited many times for the peace and serenity The Chapel offers . No place like it

Thank HelenFChaplin
Reviewed 1 week ago

St Peter's is apparently the oldest standing church in England. Not sure if that is historically accurate, but it is very old, and a lovely peaceful building, situated by a very remote piece of coastline. In the summertime, there are various events held in the...More

Thank 605ninat27
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We stumbled upon this afte deciding to go for a walk down to the river, and was surprised, what a beautiful old church, also there was a retreat next door to it that we were allowed to walk round, very peaceful, pleanty parking

Thank LowestoftWendy
Reviewed 9 May 2017

St Peter's Chapel is a very simple, single room building without a lot to see inside. It's in quite an isolated place on the coast. The buildings is one of the oldest churches in England and - since we live in a village with a...More

Thank Koshkha
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Interesting building. Best explored from the outside where you can see the changes to the architecture. Lovely views of the Blackwater

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

In the middle of practically nowhere this plain simple and ancient chapel is a welcome if temporary refuge from the bustle of modern life. This is Christianity at its most basic. A refreshing change from the usual nonsense.

Thank Baggoid
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Great to come and see. All free (even parking ... unusual, I know). A lot of good birdwatching. And fairly clean beaches.

Thank fresh1980
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

St Peters is a truly wonderful place simply consider the history of the building and its presence on Dengie. We have yet to "do" a service here but our spirits are lifted each time we visit.

Thank paul m
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We went on a very hot day in September and the silence was deafening. Rather isolated and nice walk from carpark to simple chapel by the seaside. Absolutely no facilities. Of course the Romans were here first as chapel built from stolen stone by later...More

1  Thank Scott1960_12
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

It doesn't change here. Been coming for years. Yes the church is historic, but come at high tide and do the circular walk (about 6 miles) around the sea wall via power station. Lovely sandy beaches for swimming, almost deserted. Only downside is no toilets...More

Thank Pip M
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