St Philip's, Burwash Weald and Common

  • About Us
  • Find Us
  • Contact Us
  • Services and Events
  • Features and Facilities
  • More Info

A lovely church well worth a visit. Beautifully attended. Built 1509 years ago it was a result of the vision of the Trower Sisters.

The site of the church was given by Miss Georgina Trower of Hollyhurst Farm (now Buckles), Burwash Common; the foundation stone was laid on 20 August 1866 and the Bishop of Chichester consecrated the church on 29 August 1867. The architect was William Slater, and the builders were Messrs Baldock and Brooker of Hurst Green. Burwash Weald was constituted a consolidated chapelry in October 1877, created from the parishes of Burwash, Mayfield and Heathfield.



We have just sucessfully compelted the planned celebrations of 150 Years.







Parish boundary view Bird's eye view

This space is for a Google Map.

You are seeing this message instead because your browser has not loaded the program code to produce the map.

This could be for a variety of reasons, including:
  • Your browser does not support Javascript;
  • You have turned Javascript off
In addition we are aware of some problems with Internet Explorer which are currently being worked on. Firefox and Chrome show the map correctly.
Rev Graham Lewis
The Vicarage
Burwash Common
TN19 7NA
01435 882172 (Rev Graham Lewis) or 01435 883264 (Keith Lloyd Church Warden)

Send an Email

  • Regular Services
Printer friendly list of events


Holy Communion 08:00 Service
Every first and third Sunday at 8:00 AM for ½ hour
Book of Common Prayer
Family Service
New style Family Service
1st Sunday in each Month
Every first Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Sunday School Refreshments


Mothers and Toddlers
WEEKLY on THURSDAY IN THE PAVILION The Group is open to ALL and ALL are welcome Contact Ann Everall 01435 883224
ALL Year
Every first second third and fourth Thursday at 10:00 AM for 2 hours


Stained Glass
Church Open Church is always open )9:00 - 17:00
Other information
Incumbent: The Revd Sally Ann EPPS
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 4827
Diocesan ID: CS0311
Built: 1867
Archdeaconry: HASTINGS (103)
Deanery: DALLINGTON (10302)
Parish Legal Name: Burwash Weald (100355 )
CofE Church Info: (610355 10/355)
Short URL:
QR Code:

The current editor is: Keith Lloyd

Questions about this entry

This page was last updated on Tuesday 10th October 2017
St Philip's : Ticehurst Road, Burwash Weald and Common, East Sussex, TN19 7NA - Off A265. Signposted to Stonegate. Opposite the Playing Field Burwash Common East Sussex TN19 7NA


Pages and Links

Our Other Churches

Other Links

Picture Gallery

Calendar of Events

About the Parish

Thinking of marrying here?

We'd love to hear from you!
Enquire about a wedding at this church

Update this church