St George, Main Road

St George, Main Road, Pontesbury, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY5 0PS View on map

Prominent village centre former collegiate church of Saxon origins. Late 13th century chancel, remainder rebuilt by John Turner using some of the medieval stonework. Wide five bay nave with corresponding aisles with clerestories. Norman font, Jacobean panelling. Notable marble and mosaic reredos by G E Street c1866. Re-vamped west end is used for community activities.


Opening Arrangements

Daily, 8:30am-dusk.


On A488 Shrewsbury to Bishops Castle, 7 miles SW of Shrewsbury. Rail: Shrewsbury (9 miles). Bus: Nos 552 and 553 (Shrewsbury to Bishops Castle).

Parking Spaces


On-street parking nearby. Also in the village and at the Deanery.

Disabled Access

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