Holy Cross

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During the reign of Henry II, the church was given to the priory of Thurgarten.

About this church

The Norman archways still remain and there is a 13th century chancel. When the building was being restored in 1877 by Norman Shaw, a bellcote was also added.

Key Features

  • Captivating architecture
  • Spectacular stained glass
  • Glorious furnishings
  • Enchanting atmosphere
  • Fascinating churchyard

Visitors information

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

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More information about this church coming soon.

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