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Beauchief Abbey

Beauchief Ln., Sheffield S7 8BD, England
+44 114 221 1900
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Such a beautiful and peaceful church in a gorgeous area of Sheffield. With views over the Peak... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Michelle_and_julian
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Little Gem

We went to visit as part of the Hertitage weekend and what a little gem. The volunteers were very... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
loopy_smith
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Surrounded by ancient woodland, the remains of a monastery built around 1180AD feature a remarkably intact main tower, quaint Chapel and an interesting graveyard.
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Beauchief Ln., Sheffield S7 8BD, England
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Such a beautiful and peaceful church in a gorgeous area of Sheffield. With views over the Peak District and a historic grave yard. There is an information board outside the church informing you of its history. I love walking around this area. Well worth a...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We went to visit as part of the Hertitage weekend and what a little gem. The volunteers were very welcoming and very friendly and answered all of our questions. We were offered tea and cakes and even the dog was allowed to go in. Lots...More

Thank loopy_smith
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Went for a visit as part of Heritage weekend. Fascinating place, very helpful volunteers. Good information. Nice peaceful spot for what was once a large abbey

Thank Chrisgale
Reviewed 20 May 2016

As part of an ongoing project to explore the old churches and historic buildings in and around South Yorkshire, using only public transport, I took advantage of a sunny weekday afternoon to visit Beauchief Abbey. The 97 bus that I caught from High Street in...More

Thank ScottEngering
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Visited the Abbey on a Heritage Open Day guided tour. The history of this place is fascinating and to think the Abbey owned such vast tracts of land and was the hub of a hive of industry in its day is mind boggling. The setting...More

Thank Trixie772
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Just 100m from a busy suburban route, Beauchief Abbey lies in tranquil, leafy surroundings and carries an interesting history. The original building followed a 12th century gift of land that may have been motivated by guilt over the murder of Thomas a Becket - hence...More

Thank ADM1959
Reviewed 14 March 2015

Unusual and unexpected when you go inside! A peaceful and tranquil haven set in beautiful countryside. Check it is open first though, we were lucky to find such knowledgable and helpful people present.

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 28 April 2014

Despite having lived in Sheffield for many years, I had never seen Beauchief Abbey until last weekend. It is now in the middle of a golf course, but well worth a look, although there isn't really that much to see. The Abbey tower itself wasn't...More

Thank sfuhere
Reviewed 24 July 2012

Lovely gardens - friendly staff - comfortable rooms. The only thing that disturbed a perfect night was the fire-alarm going off and my companion was reluctant to leave the delicous nibbles they were enjoying at the time.

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Reviewed 29 October 2002

abbey still in regular service and is well preserved. Makes an ideal subject for artists.

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