Monks Eleigh, St Peter

St Peters Church is situated in the rural village of Monks Eleigh in the Brett Valley. It is sited at the top of an upward sloping village green which is bordered by a collection of Grade ll listed residential meetings and a pub at the bottom of the hill.

A Church has existed on this site for 900 years although the present building dates back to the 14th century.

The parish of St Peters, Monks Eleigh is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact Ann Perry on 01449402245. If you have any immediate concerns about the safety of someone then please contact the police and your local authority Childrens or Adult Services.

Get in touch

Rev Mike Birt

The Rectory
The Street
Monks Eleigh

Pat Braithwaite - Church Warden
What's on


Every Wednesday at for 1 hour
Monks Eleigh, St Peter
Church Hill Monks Eleigh Ipwich, IP7 7LG, United Kingdom

We meet every Wednesday morning at 10am for Morning Prayers. On 3rd Wednesday in the month there is a Holy Communion Service as well as a service for HEALING AND WHOLENESS where anointing with oil and being prayed for takes place.
On the 5th Wednesday of a month there is a Celtic service.This is quite a beautiful experience with Celtic music played.

Our lovely English organ has been refurbished and re-installed to a new part of the Church.