Breedon on the Hill
A notable landmark standing on the summit of a 55 metre limestone knoll once the site of an Iron Age Fort and Saxon Priory. The Church contains elaborate 16th Century memorials and unique 8th Century Saxon carvings. Interested groups are warmly welcomed including students, historians and specialists. The Saxon carvings also include 'The Breedon Angel' (and its recent replica), probably the oldest in Europe. Prior arrangements have to be made to see the original.
Opening times: Daily 10am-dusk
Disabled visitors: Special parking area.
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Last updated: Fri 19 March, 2021 @ 12:26