Facilities and features


Our church has a large, modern toilet facility suitable for use by the disabled.

Bicycles can be parked to the rear of the South Porch

For large services/events car parking is available in a nearby field by kind permission of the farmer.

Our church has a large, modern toilet facility suitable for use by the disabled.

Parking for the disabled is available outside the church gate. A level tarmac path leads to the South Porch entrance

Both South and North doors are accessible by wheelchairs and mobility scooters

A modern hearing induction loop was installed in 2019

Large print hymn books are available

Assistance dogs are welcome

Gluten free refreshments are available on request.

Our Building

St Mary's church is a grade II* listed building

Music and Worship

Bell are rung regularly by a team of ringers from the benefice.

Fund-raising concerts are held during the year. These range from classical concerts, recitals and jazz evenings.


There is no 'church choir' as such, but Gayton has a community choir which performs at key service during the year. The choir is church based and hold rehearsals in church prior to these events.

Groups, Courses and Activities

Help for Visitors

There is a well produced and informative guidebook available for purchase in the church.

The church is open daily from 9.00 am until 4.00 pm

Other Features

Our church makes regular contributions to Towcester Food Bank and to the Hope Centre in Northampton

Our church has a recently installed sound system and hearing loop.

Our church lies within one of two conservation areas in Gayton village.

Our church building is available for hire for musical events