Preston Minster


The Minster Church of St. John the Evangelist, Preston. A pioneering scheme of major repairs, refurbishment and new accommodation opening the building to community, arts and cultural uses. For the Diocese of Blackburn, with English Heritage and Heritage Lottery support. Completed 2001 (£1.5m).

View of the of the newly decorated ceiling and of the refurbished nave. Our scheme included the laying of a new stone floor with under-floor heating.


Published in Church Building (issue 89 September/October 2004). Click through for a larger version.