Saint Nicholas Church Visits

We welcome visitors and tour groups to our church and offer these helpful suggestions.

Tour groups can contact Marilyn Wright via e-mail at or by phone 01256 397445 (please leave your contact details!)
Members of the church can be on hand to greet you. Talks about the history of the church and Jane Austen’s life here can be arranged in advance.
Visitors are always welcome at our church services and events.

Please note, there are no toilet facilities at the church.

Steventon is a rural village and the church is reached by narrow lanes.
The route from the B3400 goes under a 9′ 11′ ( 3.022 metres ) tunnel.
From the M3 take exit 7 follow signs to North Waltham on the A30.
Buses are advised to come from the A 30/33, turning into North Waltham at the Wheatsheaf Inn follow the road turning right at St Michael’s Church continue around past the farms to the Steventon Church sign on the left. Turn sharp left into the single lane up to St Nicholas Church.

There is turning space for a 50 seater coach.

When leaving the church buses can turn left down to an easy left turn at the village hall, follow the road to a crossroads, turn left and continue back to North Waltham.

Nearby refreshments are available at:
The Wheatsheaf Inn and Hotel North Waltham RG25 2BB
phone 01256 398282

The Sun Inn Dummer RG25 2DJ
reservations 01256 397234

The Fox at North Waltham RG25 2BE
For catering arrangements or to book groups please:
phone: 01256 397288/

The Palm Brasserie, RG25 3AX
phone: 01256 518160

Donations are welcome toward the upkeep of the church.

Cards and books are available with all proceeds going to the church.

Thank you for visiting!