St Peter and St Paul, Clare

St Peter and St Paul, Clare, Suffolk CO10 8NY View on map

One of the largest of the Suffolk wool churches. Base tower mid 13th century, two principal building phases 14th and 15th century. English perpendicular and good example of knapped flint and stone flush work on the outside walls. Many features, including 14th-15th century font.


Opening Arrangements

Daily. Winter 9am - 4pm. Summer 9am - 5pm.


A1092 between Stoke and Cavendish. Church is in the centre of Clare. Rail; Audley End (30 minutes), Sudbury (20 minutes), Bury St Edmunds (30 minutes), Colchester (40 minutes): Bus from Bury St Edmunds.

Parking Spaces


In High Street (time limit), Country Park (parking meter).

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes