by John | Oct 4, 2013 |

Church of St Mary: The Stunning Secret of Lower Ufford

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Engulfed in the trees of lower Ufford, the Church of St Mary is a secluded gem! 

The wild graveyard adds to the charm of this fine village Church and the medieval porch is 'one of the finest in Suffolk'. Step into the heart of this treasure and you will continue to find the charms of the Church dating from as early as the fifteenth century. 

Looking down on you are ancient, angelic figures while around you, you will find ornate bench carvings, depicting many imaginative pictures. The stunning decoration of this church continues throughout, with six female saints just holding their place on the rood screen; St Mary's Church truly is a beautiful place to discover. 

Most impressive of all the Church's treats is the font cover. Standing six metres high, the richness of colour and image is breath-taking. Remaining despite the Reformation, the font cover is something really special. 

If you love exploring or simply appreciate such hidden beauties as this, St Mary's Church is one to visit during your stay in Woodbridge.



Stay in Lower Ufford at one of these wonderful self-catered holiday lets: Dower House (sleeps 2) and Willow Farm Cottage (sleeps 4).


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