St Mary's Church, Patshull, Staffordshire
- What's nearby
A family church for Patshull Hall
A handsome sandstone church built by James Gibbs in 1742 for Sir John Astley, beside a lake in the picturesque grounds of his home, Patshull Hall.
The interior contains impressive sixteenth and seventeenth-century memorials to members of the Astley family.
A medieval treasure saved by George Gilbert Scott
A 12th century church made of “handsome stone” in a tiny parish.
A vast church with an explosive history
Access to the church is across a grass path through church yard
Disabled access information
There are steps up to the main door and steps inside to chancel and altar
Facilities & Hire
Due to the historic nature of our buildings only a small number have heating, running water and toilet facilities. The lighting is usually operated via a 'push button' timer or a motion sensor.
7 miles west of Wolverhampton, off A464 Holyhead Road, near Burnhill Green; follow brown tourist signs signs to Patshull Hall and St. Mary's church; follow finger post signs within Patshull Hall, pass through archway and along track to church
Nearest railway station: Albrighton (2.4 miles)
History & Further Information
Why not make your visit more enjoyable and informed by finding out more about this church before you visit? You can download a range of publications below including the relevant county guide, and any walk round guides we have for this church.Shropshire County Guide 2012
This free of charge short guide contains details of all the churches we care for in Shropshire. Printed copies of the county guide are also available at the church.
All our Staffordshire churches are in our North region.
Useful local links:
- Enjoy Staffordshire website
- Visit Stafford website
- Visit Stoke-on-Trent
- Stoke Museums
- Staffordshire Hoard website
- Staffordshire History website
- The Potteries (Stoke-on-Trent) information
- Staffordshire Archaeological & History Society
- Stoke-on-Trent Archaeological Society
- Staffordshire Historic Churches Trust
- Staffordshire is in the Diocese of Lichfield
- List of churches in Staffordshire