Church of St Paul, Kirkgate - Bradford

Commissioners' Church of 1823 to 1825 designed in the Perpendicular style by John Oates of Halifax. Roofs, rainwater goods, high-level masonry and glazing are all in poor condition. Repair works to the south slope of the nave were carried out in 2015 with funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship scheme. A second Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship Repair grant was accepted in 2017 and repairs to the north slope of the nave commenced in 2018.

Church of St Paul, Kirkgate - Bradford
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST PAUL
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1133546
  • Local Planning Authority: Bradford
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Paul
  • Street Name: Kirkgate
  • County: West Yorkshire
  • District / Borough: Bradford
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Shipley
  • Region: Yorkshire

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II, WHS