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St John the Baptist, Hughley

St John the Baptist, Hughley, Shropshire SY5 6NT View on map

Dating from the 12th Century, the church has a bell turret which was erected in 1700. The interior has a Jacobean screen. It is known through Housman's poem 'Hughley Steeple'.


Opening Arrangements

Daily, 9am - 5pm.


Hughley is 4 miles south west of Much Wenlock. From Much Wenlock take the B4371 towards Church Stretton, then take the right signposted Hughley. The church is towards the end of the village on the right. Rail: Shrewsbury (12 miles)

Parking Spaces


Limited parking within village.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes