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we have moved to SHOBDON, and love this gem, my wife and l were the ' church cleaners' in our last... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
Herefordshire, United Kingdom
Fascinating place

The third church on the same grounds, this one is from the mid-18th century. The inside looks far... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
Hereford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

we have moved to SHOBDON, and love this gem, my wife and l were the ' church cleaners' in our last village, hope we get the chance to do our bit here, just to spend time in this wonderful church

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

The third church on the same grounds, this one is from the mid-18th century. The inside looks far newer (Victorian), but is actually based on Walpole’s property, Strawberry Hill. A bright and light, rather flowery inside makes the place seem very open and inviting. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

Friday 27th July 18, we awoke to a hot sunny morning, which continued that way all day. My husband and I decided to take a stroll through the village and go to visit Shobdon Church. The first known church at Shobdon was a timber chapel,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

This church looks like so many others. You drive up a long smart road, past a cricket pavilion in a field of wheat and the church rch sits on its own opposite the ex cricket field. Only on opening the door do you realise that...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

The church of St John the Evangelist, Shobdon is the prettiest church where I have ever attended a service, the garden surrounds are perfect for photographs. I attended a family wedding here in October 2016 - so happy I was able to fly from Oz...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

We had been told about this unique church by a friend & went to see it for ourselves, & were not dissapointed. The church is Gothic & Rococo in design which is very unusual & has a painted interior, the wall colours being two toned...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mike P
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Well worth the effort of going. A lovely little church with a most unique white and blue interior. Nice walks in the area as well.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

On the outside Shobdon Church is a pretty parish church similar to very many others. The grounds are neatly kept and the setting is very peaceful. But inside..... What a visual feast for the eyes, and unlike anything else you will see in a country...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Whilst staying in Shobdon, we visited the Church and The Arches. Absolutely Breathtaking. This church is stunning. We had a lovely sunny day and captured some fabulous memories here.

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Howell1962
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This church is so very pretty and unusual. I haven't seen a church as lovely as this before and it is well worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2017
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