East Anglia Sights

Church of St. Peter and St. Paul

  • Church St. Map It
  • Lavenham
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 08/18/2015

Fodor's Review

Set apart from the village on a hill, this grand 15th-century church was built between 1480 and 1520 by cloth merchant Thomas Spring. The height of its tower (141 feet) was meant to surpass those of the neighboring churches—and perhaps to impress rival towns. The rest of the church is perfectly proportioned, with intricately carved wood.

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Church St., Lavenham, CO10 9SA, England

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Daily; hrs vary but usually 10–5.

Published 08/18/2015


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