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Cleeve Abbey, Washford

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  • Approaching through the imposing Gatehouse sets the scene for a fascinating visit. There is so much to see here with a self guided walk around the abbey itself and a wander around the outside areas. V...  more »
  • The lady who worked behind reception Theresa Pratt was lovely and she explained all about the abbey and even helped us become english heritage members.  more »
  • Enter through a large gatehouse, which is very impressive. Although the church was virtually destroyed, many of the cloister buildings are in amazing shape. The dormitory and refectory are almost comp...  more »
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  • Beautiful setting. Well maintained. Tile pathway was amazing. Took loads of pictures it was so photogenic. Very atmospheric especially with the steam trains nearby that could be heard. Very friendly and helpful lady in the shop.
  • Very family friendly, excellent montage of monastic life in the middle ages, we loved it! St Bernard of Clairvaux, pray for us.
  • Real history, well presented. Beautiful place. Worth visiting.
  • Really interesting place. Majority of the buildings are in tact. A must see in this area
  • English heritage site well worth a visit if you're into history etc.

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