Church of England Diocese of York Sancton

Facilities and features

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There is a Unisex toilet in the Vestry Please observe the notices

Bike rack

Enter from A1034 through gate by the Nursery Access signs . Travel up field to top flat area and enter Church via the rear path . Alternatively park in Chapel car park in Low St and walk up the marked footpath to the church

There is a unisex ambulant disabled toilet in the Vestry . Please observe the notices

Access to the Church from the top flat grass area is level and gives wheelchair /disabled scooter access

In Low Street inside the red telephone box

We have one large print hymn book . We print a few large print service sheets for our AAW services

Assistance dogs welcome

Our Building

Listed Building

Music and Worship

Bells are rung with electric controllers

The Organ is a Kirkland and has a electric blower . It can be played with permission from 07836228445

We use the Common Worship for our Holy Communion services

Groups, Courses and Activities

We can arrange guided tours 07836228445

Help for Visitors

We had a significant local history dating from Neolithic times , The Sancton Celtic Cemeteries, connections with Watton Priory ,the Langdale family particularly Sir(Lord) Marmaduke Langdale Commander of the Northern Horse and more recently The Jackson Methodist family . The PCC are Trustees of the Marmaduke Langdaill School (1608) which is built within the Churchyard boundary . Tours can be arranged by contacting Graham Ward 01430827312

Free Guide and a much more detailed Timeline in the Church bookrack. Village guides for first and second world wars . Guide to the gravestones in Churchyard, Cemetery and Roman Catholic Cemetery .

Our Tower Buttery is used for after service/event light refreshments .It has milk in a fridge (Right hand cupboard ) and tea /coffee in left hand cupboard. There is a kettle and cups /saucers . Please help yourself to a cuppa . The water is under the wooden covers on the unit under the window . It can be used by appointment for small groups visiting the Church Contact Graham Ward 01430827312

Church open daily 9.30am till 4.30pm in winter 9.30am till 6.00pm in summer By appointment at other times . Trips up the Tower to see the bells by appointment

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