St Peter and St Paul, Witton Lane

St Peter and St Paul, Witton Lane, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands B6 6QA View on map

One of Birmingham’s iconic buildings, a parish church of cathedral proportions. Impressive 15th century tower with elegant spire renewed in 1776 - 7 by John Cheshire. The remainder of the church built to the designs of J A Chatwin in high quality Gothic Style. Interior has sumptuous east end with a wealth of carved decoration and good stained glass. Large number of monuments dating from the medieval period to the 19th century commemorating many people with an important place in the history of Aston.


Opening Arrangements

At any time by arrangement (0121 327 3880). Saturdays 10am-12pm and 1pm-3pm (when there is an Aston Villa home game). Please also see the website for published Open Days.


On B4137 (Witton Lane) between Villa Park and A38(M). Rail: Aston (½ mile). Bus: No buses pass the church but nearest are Nos 7 or 11 to Witton Square or Nos 65 and 67 at Aston station.

Parking Spaces


Park in the cul-de-sac entered from Aston Hall Road.

Disabled Access

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