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St Mary the Virgin

Our church is in the centre of the village and listed for its historic, architectural and topographical importance.

Newport, Essex

Opening times

The church is open during office hours seven days a week.


Church Street
CB11 3RA

Its treasures include the Newport Chest, a portable altar of the late 12th century with oil paintings, and an octagonal font of similar age. The porch is 15th century, over which is a priest’s room with a library founded by Dr Thomas Bray. There are brasses from 1515 and 1608, and some 14th century stained glass.

The church has six bells, the earliest about 1450. Its tower is visible for miles around.

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Captivating architecture

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Space to secure your bike

  • Ramp or level access available on request

  • Parking within 250m

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Dog friendly

  • Café within 500m

  • Church of England

  • Cornerstone Grant, £10,000, 2021

  • Our Cornerstone Grants fund urgent repairs and essential community facilities such as toilets and kitchens to help keep churches open.

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