St. Paul, West Wycombe

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St. Paul, West Wycombe

Description

A small Victorian church which is shared with a Serbian Orthodox congregation. The church features an iconostasis. A quiet oasis of peace and prayer which welcomes visitors and pilgrims. St. Paul's is not far from a busy road but feels a world away. Candles can be lit and prayers left, and often are. A very special place which is often remarked upon for its prayerful atmosphere and simplicity. This is a church which is regularly prayed in and you can feel that this is the case. A place to sit and be quiet and to ponder.

Standard opening times: Open every day.
Services: Sundays 8am Prayer Book communion on 2nd Sunday of each month (+ Holy Days ie Easter etc.), 11am All-age worship on 3rd Sunday each month.
Quiet days and individuals/groups can be accommodated by arrangement.

Location

High Street, West Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP14 3AH, United Kingdom

Directions

Grid reference: SU 82962 94769

By car: Just off A40 in West Wycombe Village
By public transport (rail/bus): Nearest station, High Wycombe. Buses - Arriva 40 from High Wycombe to Thame
On foot: Just off High Street West Wycombe, gateway 200 metres east village sweet shop

Facilities

Disabled Access - gravel path with slope + 1 step into church. There is a handrail on the church path. Toilet available. Refreshment table tea/coffee etc. There is a history leaflet and a 'Pilgrim's Trail' leaflet for West Wycombe Village available.
Well kept grounds around the church, and the Parish Burial ground is next door with a seat to admire the view.
Accommodation and refreshments available in the lovely historic village, most of which is owned by the National Trust.

Hospitaller/Contact Person

Beverley Cope

Tel: 01494 526679

Email:

Web Link

http://www.westwycombechurch.com

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