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St Alban's RC Church

Chester Road, Macclesfield SK11 8DJ, England
+44 1625 423446
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An architectural jewel in the town of Macclesfield

This early work of Palace of Westminster architect, AW Pugin, is impressive enough when viewed from... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
TripperJohnston
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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
The place to go for spiritual sustenance.

Wonderful church to visit not only for its architecture but also its warm welcome to visitors from... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
dreamtraveller23
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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St Alban's Church, Chester Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire, is an active Roman Catholic parish church. The church is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II* listed building. It was designed by A. W. N. Pugin and is described as a "church of exceptional interest among the works of this major architect". From Wikipedia, the free encyclopaedia
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21 Oct 2017
“An architectural jewel in the town of Macclesfield”
15 Jul 2017
“The place to go for spiritual sustenance.”
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Chester Road, Macclesfield SK11 8DJ, England
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+44 1625 423446
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

This early work of Palace of Westminster architect, AW Pugin, is impressive enough when viewed from the busy Chester Road, but inside you find a visual treat. There is a perfect balance of symmetry and embellishment which stimulates quiet contemplation. Stunning stained glass works as...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

Wonderful church to visit not only for its architecture but also its warm welcome to visitors from out of town and those who have lost the way.

5  Thank dreamtraveller23
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

This beautiful historic church has all the dignity and delight one would expect from a Pugin building. However even more wonderful is the warmth and welcome that exudes from the priests and congregation during the Eucharist and other services. Well worth several visits.

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Reviewed 12 February 2017

Amazing design. Very friendly. On main road. Easy acres. An architectural gem if nothing else. . Well worth a visit. Ring for opening times or try a service details on the board outside

3  Thank pilgrim09
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

What a beautiful beautiful church!!!! I sat in the pew quietly reflecting on what a fine building it is and how it has a real sense of peace and calm. Planning to return for a service as soon as I can.

4  Thank bluejohn2015
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