St Mary

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This Grade I church is well grouped with the adjacent Elizabethan mansion.

About this church

It has both a western tower and a central tower with a spire, a rare combination. The church is built in a variety of medieval styles. The niches in the tower are filled with modern statues by Simon Verity. Inside there is a good wall painting of the Death of the Virgin, some medieval glass and a remarkable Flemish painting of the Last Supper.

Key Features

  • Spectacular stained glass
  • Magnificent memorials
  • Glorious furnishings
  • Enchanting atmosphere
  • Fascinating churchyard
  • Wildlife haven
  • Social heritage stories

Visitors information

  • Bus stop within 100m
  • Level access to the main areas
  • On street parking at church
  • Parking within 250m
  • Café within 500m
  • Dog friendly
  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

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St Sampson

The distinguishing feature of this Grade I church is the great crossing tower completed in 1553 at the expense of the Duke of Northumberland.

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