Ankers House and St Mary & St Cuthbert's Church
Tel: +44 0191 388 3295
AboutSt Mary and St Cuthbert's Church was the cathedral church and shrine of St Cuthbert from AD883 to 995, during which time the Lindisfarne Gospels were translated into Anglo-Saxon (facsimile on display). The Anker's House is an anchorage attached to the church with displays on Roman, Saxon and medieval times. Model of Anchorites' living quarters.
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- sdoll94Sunniside, United KingdomTrip Type:Solo travelWorth a visitFriday, 6th March 2020This is a lovely church with beautiful stained glass windows. There are friendly guides who tell you the history of the building and it has a wonderful wooden beamed ceiling. Worth a visit if you... Read full review
- davidwilliambarnesBlackpool, United KingdomTrip Type:CouplesSteeped in HistoryWednesday, 26th January 2022What a cultural day we had with staying at Lumley Castle and visiting this wonderful Church. You can see the tall steeple for miles and it is so colourful inside with the stained glass windows. The... Read full review
- gingerbreadgrammyAsuncion, ParaguayTrip Type:FamilyImpressiveMonday, 21st November 2022A very majestic building! The story of st. Cuthbert is a touching one. Worth a visit for sure! Even in the rain it was gorgeous! Read full review
- On-Site café/restaurant - Open for morning coffee and light lunches (no afternoon tea)
Parking & Transport
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Map & Directions
Nearest major road is A1(M). From the A1(M) take the A167 into Chester-le-Street.
Public Transport Directions
Nearest station is Chester-le-Street Station. Walk down Station Road towards the main street over Osborne Terrace. Go down Station Road to Front Street (Lambton Arms on your left, library on your right). Cross Front Street, turn left and first right into Middle Chare, walk to Church Chare.