All Saints' Church, West Harling, Norfolk

West Harling, Thetford, Norfolk, NR16 2SE
How to find us | Access information
Opening times:
The church is closed during Norfolk school holidays but is open daily 10-4pm the rest of the year. Apologies for any convenience caused.
  • Overview
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  • What's nearby

A tall-towered church on the edge of Thetford Forest

All Saints' stands on its own, across a field and down a track on the edge of Thetford Forest, whose conifers cannot hide its tall tower from the road. The outside is an attractive mixture of flint, stone, render and brick. There are some lovely carved faces around the walls and a fine old door which leads into a well-restored interior. Enchanting Victorian glass scatters warm light across oak benches, brasses and monuments. There are Flemish panels in the reredos and a handsome bust of 1780.

West Harling Guide

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  • Access information

    There is parking outside church across the fields. The church is on a private estate.

    There are two large steps down into the church.

  • Facilities & Hire

    Due to the historic nature of the building there is no heating, running water or toilet facilities. The church is lit with natural light

  • Directions
    6 miles north of Thetford.  From the A1066 at Garboldisham take the B1111 signed to East Harling and follow to Middle Harling and West Harling.  Access is through the gateway to Berdewelle Hall Farm
  • Transport

    Nearest railway station: Attleborough (11.2 miles)

  • History & Further Information

    Useful information:

    Why not make your visit more enjoyable and informed by finding out more about this church efore you visit? You can download a range of publications below including the relevant county guide, and any walk round guides we have for this church.

    Norfolk County Guide 2012

    This free of charge short guide contains details of all the churches we care for in Norfolk. Printed copies of the county guide are also available at the church.

  • Community information

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