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St Giles, Acton Beauchamp

St Giles, Acton Beauchamp, Herefordshire WR6 5AQ View on map

Small rural church in isolated position with countryside views. 12th - 15th century, mostly rebuilt in Georgian style in 1819. Good arched windows, late Norman south doorway. Fine carved 9th century stone, part of a cross shaft, re used as lintel for south door of tower. Yew tree outside of main door is thought to be 1700 - 2000 years old.


Opening Arrangements

Daily, 8am-10pm.


St Chad's Terrace, south west of Shrewsbury Town Centre and immediately north east of The Quarry public park. Rail: Shrewsbury station (0.5 miles). Bus: no route.

Parking Spaces


Donations requested except for public services (£1.20 per hour).

Disabled Access

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