All Saints Church

Cockthorpe, Norfolk

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Alain de Botton FRSL

Philosopher, Writer and Television Presenter

Place of Worship
All Saints Church
A tiny church in an intensely rural setting, delightful, simple and uncluttered.
Cockthorpe, Norfolk NR23 1QS
Church of England
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Austerity and noble stoicism.

This church is extraordinary because it’s so ‘ordinary’ for a medieval English church - and that means so very special, in terms of its humble beauty, its simple faith, its austerity and noble stoicism.

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