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Church of the Ascension, Ascension Road

Church of the Ascension, Ascension Road, Lower Broughton, Salford, Greater Manchester M7 1AG View on map

Anglican church 1869 in Early English style, rare remaining example of work by Manchester architect Medland Taylor. Ornate brickwork to east end apse, Victorian stained glass.


Opening Arrangements

Damaged by fire February 2017. Closed until further notice.


Off A56 from Manchester, on the junction of Ascension Road and Clarence Street. (Area currently under re- development) Rail: Salford Central (3 miles), Bus: From Manchester Shudehill 92 or 93 to lower Broughton Road.

Parking Spaces


Small car park adjacent to church.

Disabled Access

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