Church of St James the Great, Salop Street, Dudley - Dudley

A Commissioners' church of the mid-C19, designed by William Bourner. Sister church to St John the Evangelist, Kate's Hill. The church is built of limestone with ashlar stone dressings. Emergency roof repairs carried out in 2015 have revealed extensive significant problems with the roof of the nave.

Church of St James the Great, Salop Street, Dudley - Dudley
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST JAMES THE GREAT
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1270305
  • Local Planning Authority: Dudley
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St James the Great
  • Street Name: Salop Street
  • Locality: Dudley
  • County: West Midlands
  • District / Borough: Dudley
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Dudley North
  • Region: West Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II

Contact Details

Cristina Gardiner 0121 625 6850

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England