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Escomb Saxon Church

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Saxon Green
Escomb
Bishop Auckland
County Durham
DL14 7SX

Tel: +44 01388 602860

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Escomb Saxon Church

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Small donation requested for guided tours.

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
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  • Very Good
    7
  • Average
    4
  • Poor
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  • Terrible
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Recent Reviews:

  • Suzzii00
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Hidden gem
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 8th November 2017
    Beautiful little church situ in a council estate in escomb. Lots of history free of charge parking and local pub serves great food opposite the church Very peaceful Read full review
  • brieryfield
    Preston, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Stumbled across the church and so glad we did
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 16th October 2017
    We saw the church in what appeared to be the village green and got out to investigate. The church yard had the most interesting gravestones I have ever seen with skull and cross bows on them To... Read full review
  • 869dougw
    Trip Type:
    Family
    What a waste
    2 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 3rd October 2017
    Nothing changed here since I first visited 40 years ago apart from more decay and collapse in the churchyard. This could be such a special site if someone took some interest. Really sad to see... Read full review

Facilities

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Access Information

Opening Times

2018 (1 Jan 2018 - 31 May 2018)
DayTimes

* Church open 1 Jan-31 May 0900-1600; 1 Jun-30 Sep, daily 0900-1800. Key available in daylight hours up to 6:00pm. Key hangs outside No. 28 Saxon Green behind the Church.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A68. From the A68 follow the signs from Witton Park to Escomb.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Bishop Auckland station. Take 'Escomb Road' (near Station). Continue along B6284 (Etherley Road). Straight across roundabout. Take right turn for Escomb Village after passing garage on left hand side. Bus 50 and 50A goes to Escomb on its journey between Durham and Bishop Auckland. No bus service available on Sundays.

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