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St Mary the Virgin

Set in a peaceful rural location next to an ancient motte and bailey, the church is in the conservation area of this small village situated in the north west of Herefordshire.

Almeley, Herefordshire

Opening times

Open daily.



This grade I listed church is mainly 13th and 14th century with later alterations. Of particular note is the Tudor painted ceiling.

The church has a community pub and shop nearby.

  • Wildlife haven

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Captivating architecture

  • Non-accessible toilets in church

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Car park at church

  • Church of England

  • Partnership Grant, £3,000, 2017

  • Our Partnership Grants funded a range of repair projects, recommended by County Church Trusts, to help keep churches open.

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