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St Mary the Virgin Church

Dale Road, Buxton, England
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A Hidden Gem

Even a lot of the local people of Buxton don't seem to know this church exists. It's very unusual... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
nickystraughan
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Buxton, United Kingdom
One of the nicest churches in Buxton

A fantastic church with good facilities and well located in a prominent position. Great place to... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Chris A
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Buxton, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good55%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
May 8, 2018
“A Hidden Gem”
Oct 25, 2017
“One of the nicest churches in Buxton”
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Dale Road, Buxton, England
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Even a lot of the local people of Buxton don't seem to know this church exists. It's very unusual and beautiful. The Buxton Tour Bus that goes from outside the Opera House stops off at this hidden gem and the guide will tell you it's...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

A fantastic church with good facilities and well located in a prominent position. Great place to hold a funeral, wedding, christening etc in Buxton.

Thank Chris A
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

will be back to take a better look as soon as possible... Buxton is lovely and lots of other attractions so we will be back soon.

Thank Sarah J
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

In preparation for a day trip to Buxton, I had identified the church of St. Mary the Virgin as a potential place to visit and, having had this recommended to me by the tour guide that I met whilst in St. Anne's church, I decided...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2016

I was exploring the side streets off the High Street and was so glad that I did as I found this homely and charming Arts & Crafts-designed church. As I'm a big fan of church architecture, I took quite a few photographs. Alas, the church...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2016

THis is our local church and we are members of it,they have a lovely garden every June,Outside if nice,and inside if wet.

Thank Maureen79Ralph
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

An Arts and Crafts church built during WWI is a rarity. If in Buxton and interested in architecture, try to get along, if only to view it from the exterior. It has a nice, cottagey feel to it, enhanced by the eyebrow dormers winking at...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2015

Great church, interesting architecture...but locked. That's no good to us! And the contact phone number was pointless...the office, too, was closed. Very frustrating to the weary traveller.

Thank malcolm l
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Reviewed 22 September 2015

If you're interested in church architecture, this is a must. Other reviews have already covered the detail. I don't know how it stands in the ranks of Arts & Crafts architecture (which I think was mainly concerned with domestic buildings), but I was very impressed,...More

Thank Neilrpasc
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

This beautiful little church is well worth a visit, we visited as part of our Buxton Town tour. It's tucked away but well worth finding to spend a quite few minutes reflecting during a busy day.

Thank Pamela B
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