Holy Trinity Church
Kent TN8 5NT
Holy Trinity is a lovely Gothic revival building at the heart of a cluster of untouched Victorian cottages. Built in 1851 under the auspices of the local Talbot family, Holy Trinity was established in the Tractarian tradition of the Oxford Movement and maintains some of its Anglo-Catholic style, mostly evident in the ornate decoration of the Sanctuary. The church is usually open on summer weekends, and you are very welcome to look around.
Services: Apart from Church Festival Services, Holy Trinity normally holds Parish Communion, Common Worship Order One (Traditional Language) at 9.15 am on Sundays, on a regular basis. See the Benefice Diary for details.
Location: Holy Trinity is the southern most church of the Benefice it can be found just over two miles south of Edenbridge at the centre of the village of Markbeech.
Parking: Either on the road, outside the village hall opposite, or in the further part of the car park of the Kentish Horse public house, behind the church but only before midday, when the pub opens.
If you would like more information on Holy Trinity, a booklet is available from inside the church, which is extracted from the “Mark Beech the unknown village” by Timothy Boyle, and which if you would like to read more about Markbeech itself, is available from Edenbridge Bookshop.
Markbeech church is always open all day on Saturday and Sunday. From the 1st October, the church willalso be open on Tuesday evenings between 6.00pm and 8.00pm for quiet, individual contemplation. Please do come and use this beautiful space to take time out of your busy week for a period of peace and tranquil meditation.