Current Boundaries – Map and Description
There are no fixed borders and everyone is very welcome to worship where they feel comfortable.
However, as a guide, the Parish serves the following settlements:
- Small Hythe
- St Michael’s
- Bethersden (part)
- High Halden
- Stone in Oxney
Its southern border is the River Rother and the boundary between Kent and East Sussex.
The nearest church after that is Saint Teresa’s in Horn Cross.
Its western border meets the boundary of the Parish of Saint Theodore’s in Cranbrook, which has a chapel in Benenden and also serves Staplehurst.
Its northwestern border meets the boundary of the Parish of Saint Thomas’ of Headcorn, served from Holy Family, Parkwood, Maidstone.
Its north eastern border meets the boundary of the Parish of Saint Simon Stock in South Ashford in the village of Bethersden.
Its eastern border meets the boundary of the parish of The Virgin Mother of Good Counsel, based in Hythe, which serves the villages of the Romney Marsh.