St Patrick

Clonfeacle parish church, a Grade A listed building was established in 1618 as a plantation church.

About this church

Clonfeacle is an ancient parish dating back to the time of St Patrick in the 6th century. Our present building was designed and built by Sir Richard Wingfield in 1618 replacing the old run down church in the townland of Clonfeacle.

In 2018 we celebrated our 400th Anniversary. St Patrick's church is one of the oldest, unchanged buildings in regular use in Ireland.

We are fortunate to have 5 wonderful stained glass windows painted by CA Kempe. These windows are unique and irreplacable.

Key Features

  • Captivating architecture
  • Spectacular stained glass
  • Magnificent memorials
  • Glorious furnishings
  • Enchanting atmosphere
  • Fascinating churchyard
  • Social heritage stories
  • Famous connections

Visitors information

  • Level access throughout
  • Level access to the main areas
  • Car park at church
  • On street parking at church
  • Accessible toilets in church
  • Café within 500m
  • Walkers & cyclists welcome
  • Space to secure your bike

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Armagh Cathedral

As the seat of both Catholic and Anglican Archbishops, Amargh is still the Ecclesiastical Capital of Ireland, the Anglican medieval church has been sympathetically restored over centuries and celebrates its connection with St Patrick.

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St Mark's Portadown was consecrated as St Martin's in 1826, and renamed St Mark's in 1872.

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