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Christ Church, Taunton Road

Christ Church, Taunton Road, Ashton Under Lyne, Greater Manchester OL7 9DR View on map

Christ Church was built in 1848 by Dickson and Breakspear for the Church Commissioners. Nave with clerestory, aisles and transepts; chancel flanked by side chapel and vestry. 4-bay nave and aisles, weathered buttresses and porch in bay 1. Gabled transepts. West bellcote. Cusped lancet windows and trefoil clerestory windows.


Opening Arrangements

2nd Sunday in month: 10am - 12noon; last Thursday, Friday, Saturday of month: Thursday 5pm - 6.30pm, Friday 9am - 10.30am, Saturday 9.30am - 11am.


Close to Town Centre; Ashton Under Lyne tram, train and bus stations within walking distance. Bus: 409, 230 681.

Parking Spaces


Disabled parking available.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes