Durham Cathedral is regarded as the finest Romanesque building in Europe. In an online poll held by the Guardian in 2011 to find Britain's favourite building, Durham Cathedral enjoyed a runaway victory. Many superlatives have been heaped on this magnificent church, standing high above the ancient medieval city, on its protective peninsula formed by the River Wear. It is at once spiritual, powerful and poetic, the epicentre of religion in the North.
Product Code: BKDCAT
Authors: Philip Nixon & Michael Sadgrave