Church of England. Grade 2* 1120 (may be earlier) NORMAN
Church Lane, Stoulton WR7 4RE
This ancient church lies in a Conservation Area at the end of a quiet lane which was once a busy street with the village school, the Manor Farm and the first village Post Office.
Surrounded by the churchyard with village graveyard the building dates from Norman times with flat buttresses, round headed and later 13C styled windows and a tower, rebuilt in 1936, housing a ring of 6 bells.
Inside the light and airy space is divided into a nave and chancel separated by a simple Norman chancel arch. Pick up a leaflet to discover the story of the church and village.
LOCATION AND TRAVEL. Stoulton lies 2 miles east of M5 Junction 7. Left off B4084 Worcester to Pershore Road into Church Lane.
PUBLIC TRANSPORT. Bus numbers 550/551 Worcester/Pershore/Evesham
CHURCH SERVICES. Service times
ADDITIONAL OPENING TIMES AND ARRANGEMENTS
The church is open daily 10 - 4pm later in summer.
LOCAL CONTACT firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01905840631
Disabled access; Induction Loop; Children’s activity; Information leaflets about the church and local area. There are no toilets but there is a cold water tap outside the church. Many footpaths converge on the church and village and the way marked Millennium Way passes through the churchyard.
FACILITIES FOR GROUPS
This church welcomes visits from pre-booked coach parties of up to 50 people and can arrange for a variety of conducted Themed Days Out and Parish Away Days. Refreshments can also be organized with sufficient notice.
FACILITIES FOR THOSE RESEARCHING FAMILY OR LOCAL HISTORY
Church records have been deposited with the Worcestershire Record Office soon to be housed in the Hive the new Worcester Library and History Centre.
FACILITIES FOR THOSE SEEKING SPIRITUAL REFRESHMENT
The chancel of St. Edmund’s is available for prayer and quiet reflection.
Less that a mile away is Mucknell Abbey the home of a Benedictine Community of men and women which is part of the Church of England. Visitors wanting to make quiet private retreats or attend a service are welcome. Ring before you visit to check on times etc. Tel: 01905 345900
Stoulton Farm Shop with its own butcher’s shop - on the B4084 towards Pershore
Enjoy a meal at The Fusion Brasserie - our very own Italian Restaurant.
Stay at Sunbrae B&B in Wadborough Road.
Stoulton Village Hall is available for hire
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