About Us

We are a friendly village church in the village of Grantchester.  All are welcome to any of our services or events, or for a quiet moment in church during the day.  The church building is open during daylight hours each day.

A traditional and welcoming church in a rural setting on the edge of a phenomenal city

About the Church

St Andrew and St Mary is the parish church of Grantchester. We are part of Cambridge South Deanery, in the Diocese of Ely.

The congregation welcomes people coming from a wide range of denominations and traditions.

Parish Priest

The Rev Rachel Rosborough has been Priest in Charge of Grantchester and of St Mark’s Newnham since July 2017.

Rachel can be contacted on 01223 845634, or [email protected]

Church Building

The oldest part of the church – the chancel – dates from the 14th century, the nave and tower are 15th century, whilst the south aisle was added in the 1870s. The font is believed to be Norman, and the 17th century pulpit probably came from the chapel of Corpus Christi College.