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St Thomas a Becket, Great Whelnetham

St Thomas a Becket, Great Whelnetham, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 0UA View on map

12th century nave and 13th century chancel with wooden bellcote built in 1749 containing one bell. North aisle built in early 19th century. First World War stained glass window.


Opening Arrangements

Daily from 1 April to 31 October from 10am - 5pm. At other times by prior arrangement with key holder. Contact details on notice board.


A134 Bury St Edmunds to Sudbury, at Sicklesmere turn right into Stanningfield Road. Church is approximately 1 mile down the road on right next to school. Rail: Bury St Edmunds (4 miles). Bus: Chamber buses (Colchester to Bury St Edmunds) hourly service.

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

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