Wherstead, St Mary's

St Mary’s Church is situated on a private farm road.  The church boasts magnificent views of the river Orwell. There has been a church on this site from as early as 1086. The Church building was completely restored at the beginning of the twentieth century. 


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Amanda Bloomfield

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