St Edburgha, Church Road
St Edburgha, Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham B33 8NY View on map
Grade I listed church set in the Yardley Village Conservation Area. Dating back to the 13th century with a 14th and 15th century nave and aisle. The landmark spire dates to 1461. The north door is carved with the Tudor Rose and Pomegranate to celebrate the marriage of Catherine of Aragon to Arthur, brother of Henry VIII. Fine west window of the Last Supper by John Hardman and Company of 1892. Some fine monuments from the 15th to early 19th centuries.
Friday mornings, 1st April - 1st October, 9:30am-12:30pm; 2nd April, 11am-5pm; 9th June, 11am-5pm; Sunday afternoons in July and August, 2pm-5pm; 1st December, 4pm-7pm. Tours by arrangement on Wednesday evenings, 7pm-8pm (all year) - telephone Church Office. Key available from Parish Office Tuesdays - Thursdays, 9am-12pm all year. Also Saturday 8th September 2018, 11am-5pm for Heritage Open Days.
- Open on Heritage Open Day
Off A4040 Stoney Lane., turn into Blakesley Road., then Church Road. Rail: Stechford (1 mile), Acocks Green (2 miles). Bus: No 11 To Blakesley Road, Nos 73 to Church Road. Bus 97 from Birmingham to Church Road.
- Wheelchair access: Partial
- Disabled Toilets: No
- Assistance dogs: Yes