Our Lady and St John the Baptist RC, Ashley

Our Lady and St John the Baptist RC, Ashley, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire TF9 4JY View on map

Small village church built 1823 in Moorish Gothic style with later alterations and additions. One of the first Catholic churches in the area at the time of the Catholic Emancipation Act. Notable original plastered and painted ceiling and the 'Western Gallery'.


  • Grant Recipient: Our Blessed Lady and St John the Baptist
  • Contact for access: Mr Alan Brown
  • 01630 478768

Opening Arrangements

All year; Saturdays 12pm-6pm.


Of A53 (Newcastle-u-Lyme to Shrewsbury) Church is signposted at Ashley. Rail: Stoke-on-Trent or Stafford (14 miles). Bus: No 64 (Newcastle-under-Lyme to Shrewsbury).

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

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