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Church of St Peter

The Cross | Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LA, England
+44 1244 403634
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A must when I visit Chester

In Chester for a few hours we visited St Peters again I love this unusual square shaped church and... read more

Reviewed today
Worcester, United Kingdom
Coffee and a cake for £2.20....

St Peter’s Church is right in the centre of Chester at the Cross where the four main streets of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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The Cross | Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LA, England
+44 1244 403634

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Reviewed today

In Chester for a few hours we visited St Peters again I love this unusual square shaped church and the reasonably priced tea and buttered tea cake were very good again. On leaving this time we stayed at the top of the steps and watched...More

Thank 70ish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

St Peter’s Church is right in the centre of Chester at the Cross where the four main streets of Eastgate, Northgate, Watergate and Bridge Street meet. From the outside it is a rather characterless brick box with a small square tower. If it wasn’t for...More

2  Thank EESW1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Built in 907 on the foundations of the Roman's HQ, St Peter's is the parish church for everyone within the city walls. It is unusual in that the building is square. Much of the interior is Victorian but it does have a medieval fresco. It...More

1  Thank TuesdayChester
Reviewed 15 June 2017

A warm welcome with people who trust God 😇 ) cafe and quiet room open all the time and the lights are amazing at night

Thank David G
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I was sitting outside listening to a violin playing busker. When I noticed a stream of people going into this church. So I followed them and there it was a cafe, serving the cheapest cuppa in town. It was dark and dismal inside but I...More

Thank faithcharity
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Situated at the crossing of the four main streets in Chester, this church was founded by Ethelfleda, the daughter of King Alfred the Great, in 907AD and it has remained a place of Christian worship ever since. The design of the church is rather unusual...More

3  Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

An attractive small church that is almost missed as near the cathedral Nice architecture and worth a quick visit

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Called in for a drink, people helpful and polite. The church is peaceful and good for a quiet drink,

Thank richard c
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Thought this cross would be more spectacular. Quite boring and easy to walk past without5 realising its importance

Thank braithwaite12
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A bargain place to rest and recover from the stress and chaotic life. Tea and coffee are very good value, the staff are very friendly and not pushy. On a Tuesday they have a short lunchtime service where people gather to sing and pray with...More

Thank graham136
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21 June 2015|
Response from M M | Reviewed this property |
Non. Mais un jour j'espere visiter Leicester dans les 'Midlands' d'Est.