All Saints

The village of Nunney is situated at the east end of the Mendip Hills close to the town of Frome in Somerset.

About this church

At the heart of the village is the Grade I Listed church which sits close by and overlooks the medieval moated castle. The nave aisles, tower and transept are medieval with a 19th century chancel and sacristy. The areas origins of the church have been recorded as stating back to 1174.

The church is like many other small rural parish churches across the country except that it receives considerable number of visitors drawn into the church to see the tombs of the Castle’s previous owners, a 14th century wall painting, a Jacobean screen, a Norman font and an infamous cannon ball.

Key Features

  • Captivating architecture
  • Spectacular stained glass
  • Magnificent memorials
  • Glorious furnishings
  • Fascinating churchyard

Visitors information

  • Bus stop within 100m
  • Level access to the main areas
  • On street parking at church
  • Parking within 250m
  • Accessible toilets nearby
  • Café within 500m
  • Dog friendly
  • Walkers & cyclists welcome
  • Space to secure your bike

Other nearby churches

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St Andrew

Mells is a picturesque rural village in the Mendip hills.

St Giles

The magnificent pinaccled tower of St Giles, built around 1480, dominates the surrounding village and is reputed to be the best tower in the Mendips.

All Saints

The village is small and modest; its church is large and sumptuous.

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