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St Edward King & Martyr, Long Lane

St Edward King & Martyr, Long Lane, Goathurst, Bridgwater, Somerset TA5 2DE View on map

Medieval village church with 14th century piscina,15th - 16th century tower and chapels, restored by J Houghton Spencer in 1884. 17th century tomb in north chapel. Notable monuments by Rysbrack, Nollekens and Raffaeli Monti. Described in Simon Jenkins' '1000 Best Churches'.


Opening Arrangements

Daily: 9am - 5pm, except under special circumstances.


3 miles south of Bridgwater and 2 miles north of North Petherton by junction of Park Lane and Long Lane. Rail: Bridgwater (5 miles).

Parking Spaces


Roadside parking.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes