The Arts & Crafts Church – Long Street Methodist, Middleton, Lancashire
Long Street Methodist is a stunning Arts & Crafts masterpiece. It comprises a church, school and lecture hall set around a garden and is part of Middleton’s Golden Cluster of heritage. These beautiful buildings blend rustic Arts and Crafts and elegant art nouveau and are a ‘must see’ for lovers of the Movement’s architecture.
Their designer, Edgar Wood, created some of the most exciting architecture of the late Victorian and Edwardian eras. He pioneered art nouveau in the late 1880s, Arts & Crafts in the 1890s and art deco in the early 1900s.
Sunday morning services have now resumed at 11am every week following the Covid break. See Services.