Knook, St Margaret's Church
History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
HERITAGE HIGHLIGHTS: Early 11th century Saxon tympanum and capitals
THE SAXON TYMPANUM
The west wall has a 13th century window set beneath a pair of later 19th century windows.
St Margaret's is a curious building, a mix of Victorian functionality mixed with wonderful Saxon carvings.
Address: Knook, Wiltshire, England, BA12 0JG
Attraction Type: Historic Church
Location: Beside Knook Manor, just off the A36. Usually open daylight hours.
Photo Credit: David Ross and Britain Express
NEARBY HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Upton Lovell, St Augustine of Canterbury Church - 0.8 miles (Historic Church)
Heytesbury, St Peter & St Paul Church - 0.9 miles (Historic Church)
Tytherington, St James Church - 1.4 miles (Historic Church)
Boyton, St Mary's Church - 1.6 miles (Historic Church)
Sutton Veny, St Leonards Church - 1.9 miles (Historic Church)
Codford St Peter - 2.1 miles (Historic Church)
Sherrington, St Cosmas & St Damian Church - 2.2 miles (Historic Church)
Codford St Mary Church - 2.6 miles (Historic Church)
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