St Peter and St Paul Parish Church


The church is part of a group Benefice with Kimble and Stoke Mandeville

Contact details: Revd. Janet Wales: 01296 612936

Office: St Mary’s Church Rooms/The Ark, 28 Risborough Road,

Stoke Mandeville HP22 5UT Tel 01296

Churchwarden: Tony Young: 07712 383543 / 01296 622306

Deputy Churchwardens:

Deborah Hulett: 01296 624865 Liz Norris 01296 615821

Treasurer: Paul Couling 01296 615835

Services: There is normally a service each Sunday at 10.45 except when there is a 5thSunday in the month. See separate notices for details or contact any of the above for details.

Access: The church is kept open as often as possible. For access when closed contact the churchwarden or deputy churchwardens who will help if available.

Location: This Grade 11* listed medieval church is at Church Hill and is sited within a Conservation Area in a dominant position on the escarpment of the Chilterns, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). It is on the Upper Icknield Way and linked to many footpaths and unique geological, ecological and cultural features. It has historic links with Chequers Court, the country home of the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Churchyards: There are three churchyards one is in current use. The two churchyards close to the church building that are closed for new internments are maintained by Ellesborough Parish Council. The churchyards are designated as a Local Wildlife Site under Local Plan Policy and managed to protect and encourage plant and habitatwildlife.