Nettlecombe Church

The Blessed Virgin Mary is Nettlecombe’s parish church and it forms the Quantock Towers Benefice along with the churches of Bicknoller, Crowcombe, Monksilver (inc Elworthy), Sampford Brett and Stogumber.  The QTB is part of the Diocese of Bath and Wells, within the Church of England.  The Benefice website is at:

The Parochial Church Council (separate from the Parish Council) who run Nettlecombe Church are keen to ensure as many residents as possible are kept informed and that they take advantage of activities taking place in the Church. To receive the Church newsletter contact Jane Wynne (01984 640743).

The Rev Preb Angela Berners-Wilson is the Benefice Rector.

Please feel free to contact the Churchwardens Jane Wynne (01984 640743) or Lucy Devitt (01643 821102), or the Associate Priest and Rural Dean, Rev Ben Flenley (01984 633568) email:, as well as Rev Jon Rose (01984 618715) email:

Or feel free to speak to a PCC member at any time.


The regular newsletter of Nettlecombe Church can be found via the linked page.

Please also see below for links to information on the effigies to be found in the Church:


Effigy Restoration Funding