St John the Baptist

The Grade I church is mainly 14th century, although the tower is later.

Little Somerford, Wiltshire

Opening times

Normally open.


Little Somerford
SN15 5JW

It was heavily restored in the 19th century. The Royal Arms are those of Elizabeth I. The woodwork is Jacobean and there is a contemporary painting of the first four Commandments supported by angels above the screen.

  • Wildlife haven

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Social heritage stories

  • Magnificent memorials

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Parking within 250m

  • On street parking at church

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Dog friendly

  • Café within 500m

  • Bus stop within 100m

  • Church of England

Contact information

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St Peter & St Paul

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Situated by the River Avon, the Grade I church has Norman foundations and was enlarged in the 14th century.

Malmesbury Abbey

Malmesbury, Wiltshire

The Abbey was founded in the 7th century; St Aldhelm was the second abbot.