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Address: Isel Road | Nr. Bassenthwaite, Cockermouth CA13 9HT, England

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Magical place to get married!

Stunning location next to the river Derwent. Beautiful and peaceful inside for pray and contemplation, friendly church, also makes an excellent venue for a country wedding.

Reviewed 17 July 2016
Vicky L
Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

Stunning location next to the river Derwent. Beautiful and peaceful inside for pray and contemplation, friendly church, also makes an excellent venue for a country wedding.

Thank Vicky L
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 April 2016

Small Norman church in lovely situation above River Derwent. Large car park. Closed for dehumidification after flooding November 2015 when I visited in March but normally open daily during British Summer Tiime, weekends in winter. Look out for the sundial *inside* the porch.

Thank Ronald T
Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Badly damaged by the flood but now back to its best. Fabulous location by the derwent, near to isel hall and bridge with parking spots and lovely river walk. Plenty of parking at the church and benches in the graveyard - well established yews.

Thank Philip C
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

After the floods of a few years ago, which were very, very high (from the River Derwent) - rising to 18 feet above normal in places - this secluded rural church has done a great restoration job. Swallows are nesting in the porch and it was a unique experience to hear them echo-locating me (and then moving away "swiftly" -... More 

Thank 972Keith
Haywards Heath
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2014

Another locked church - such a shame! Lovely location, ancient building, nice outside but no idea about the inside. Who knows it may be locked as the Holy Grail is inside??!!

1 Thank SimonCarter1957
Lake District, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2014

well worth a visit even just to walk around the churchyard. Nice setting amongst trees next to the river.

Thank SohPieRobBit
Cumbria, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Been to many family weddings ,christnings & sadly funerals in this old church lovely tranquil setting , very well maintained churchyard.

Thank ding20
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2012

This is one of those delightful places which make our country special. Quiet, calm and soothing. Love the place.

1 Thank Jo B

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