St Thomas the Apostle, Manor Court Street

St Thomas the Apostle, Manor Court Street, Penkhull, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire ST4 7LG View on map

Grade II listed church with broach spire built in 1842 of local sandstone by Giles Gilbert Scott to serve the village of Penkhull. Largely funded by the Minton family and containing interesting tile ware. The aisles, vestry and baptistery were added in 1892, with unusual dormer window to admit more light.


Opening Arrangements

Wednesdays, 8am-12pm; 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month, 10am-12pm; Tuesday evenings 7:30pm-9pm.


Approximately 3 miles from junction 15 of M6. Take A500, then A34 north, turn right at lights by Black Lion pub, then left into Trent Valley Road. Rail: Stoke on Trent (approximately 1 mile). Bus: Nos 51 and 24 (infrequent service Newcastle to Hanley).

Parking Spaces


Available at rear of village hall.

Disabled Access

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