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St Giles Catholic Church

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Address: 18 Charles Street, Cheadle, England
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I used to visit Pugin's masterpiece often when I lived in Cheadle but haven't been inside since, until today. It is as magnificent as ever.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 February 2017
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Lincoln
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This amazing building, known as "Pugin's Gem" is a must-see in Cheadle. To be honest, Cheadle doesn't have a great deal to offer but this place is well worth a visit. Make sure you have a pound coin because unless someone else has beaten you to it, you will need to put a pound in the meter (just to the... More 

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Lincoln
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I used to visit Pugin's masterpiece often when I lived in Cheadle but haven't been inside since, until today. It is as magnificent as ever.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I was told about Pugin's Gem by a work colleague and just had to visit this after seeing the photos. This is such an amazing church, and is truly a hidden gem. St Giles Catholic Church, aka Pugin's Gem, looks like one of many gothic churches that you see around, until you go inside and drop some coins into the... More 

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Scotland
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

A truly beautiful, thrilling, atmospheric place. The art, the architecture, the stained glass ... it all has to be seen to be believed.

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Sandwich, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

One of the most beautiful churchs in England. Built by Augustus Welby Pugin, who also decorated the Houses of Parliament.

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Leek, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

Everywhere you look there is exquisite design and decoration. The opulence overwhelming. The detail and overall impact unbelievable. A must for your itinerary when visiting Staffordshire.

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Reading, UK
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113 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Gloriously decorated church using top grade materials. One of Pugin's very best commissions. The tiles, the stained glass, the fixtures and fittings are a joy. Don't forget a £1 for the meter to switch the lights on!

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Essex Boy
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150 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

Beautiful Church, designed by Pugin and built to the highest standards of Gothic Architecture. The inside is a pure delight. A must if you are visiting Cheadle

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

A beautiful and interesting church. I would recommend popping in for a visit if you are in Cheadle. Wonderfully preserved.

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

Most ornate and beautiful interior. Rich reds and gold run through the design. Very unique and a superb example of Pugin's work.

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