Stratford-upon-Avon and the Heart of England Sights

St. Chad

  • St. Chad's Terr. Map It
  • Shrewsbury
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 08/18/2015

Fodor's Review

On a hilltop west of the town center, this church designed by George Steuart, the architect of Attingham Park, is one of England's most distinctive ecclesiastical buildings. Completed in 1792, the round Georgian church is surmounted by a tower that is in turn square, octagonal, and circular—and finally topped by a dome. When being built, it provoked riots among townsfolk averse to its radical style. The interior has a fine Venetian east window and a brass Arts and Crafts pulpit.

Sight Information

Address:

St. Chad's Terr., Shrewsbury, SY1 1JX, England

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Phone:

01743-365478

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Mon.–Sat. 8–5:30, Sun. 9–6, public holidays 11–5:30

Published 08/18/2015

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