Welcome to the Churches of the Downland Benefice. Nestling behind the South Downs, these four small churches all date back to the 13th century or beyond, and are a joy to visit – places of calm and quiet in a busy world.
Yet the buildings are not our only treasure.
The Downland Benefice Churches are places where you will find a worshipping congregation that is warm and welcoming, and worship that is straightforward but uplifting.
Whether you are interested in the history of our lovely churches, planning a wedding or looking for a place of worship, we can guarantee a warm welcome. The churches are all open in daylight hours, and our patterns of services can be found on this website.
If you have any queries, please contact Caroline, the Priest in Charge, who will be pleased to help you.