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St Mary

A medieval church with a short, 15th century west tower, set in the 'doubly thankful' village of Herbrandston.

Herbrandston, Pembrokeshire

Opening times

The church is open daily approximately from 9am to 6pm.

Address

Herbrandston
Pembrokeshire
SA73 3TD

A medieval parish church, carefully restored in 1904 by C Forde Whitcombe, with a reredos of 1927 in carved unpainted oak by Arts & Crafts architect John Coates Carter.

Herbrandston is celebrated as one of the few villages where all service men and women returned safely from both wars, and from all conflicts since. In thanksgiving a beautiful deeply carved reredos was given to the church by the people of Herbrandston.

The church also contains a 14th century effigy of an unknown knight and two medieval corbel heads, one with a mitre and other with a coronet placed one each side of the nave walls.

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Social heritage stories

  • National heritage here

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Captivating architecture

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Space to secure your bike

  • Parking within 250m

  • On street parking at church

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Dog friendly

  • Accessible toilets nearby

  • Church in Wales

Contact information

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