St Francis Xavier, Hereford
St Francis Xavier, Hereford, Herefordshire HR4 9AP View on map
Roman Catholic Church. 1839, by Charles Day. Stucco; leaded roof, with dome to rear. Greek Doric portico of 2 fluted columns supporting entablature with triglyphs on frieze, returned to sides. INTERIOR: decorated plaster ceiling and lightwell; spiral staircase to balcony; fine altar with Ionic marble columns. HISTORY: church contains the hand of the Martyr John Kemble who was hanged at Widemarsh Common in 1679.
Daily, from around 8am (Saturdays 9am) - around 5:30pm (winter) or 6:30pm (summer)
Broad Street, centre of Hereford. Follow signs for Hereford Cathedral. Nearest railway station: Hereford (0.9 miles). Bus: Country and city buses stop outside the church.
Approximately 12 when available (not designated for church use). Limited time disabled parking bays in Broad Street. Car park within walking distance.
- Wheelchair access: Partial
- Disabled Toilets: Yes
- Assistance dogs: Yes