St Walburge, Weston Street

St Walburge, Weston Street, Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston, Lancashire PR2 2QE

Grade I listed church completed in 1853 by J A Hansom to cater for the rapidly expanding Catholic population of Preston. Early Decorated style with very tall octagonal spire (314 feet) of 1866. Interior resembles a medieval hall with a spectacular hammer beam roof which has painted statues on the hammer beams. Stained glass by Maycock, Hardman and Mayer of Munich.

Opening Arrangements

Please look at the place of worship’s website for opening times or contact them directly.