Church of St Mary, Church Lane, Mirfield - Kirklees

Large Victorian church dating from 1871, designed in the Early English style by Sir George Gilbert Scott. Repairs to high-level tower masonry and tower roof covering were carried out in 2015 with funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship scheme. A further phase of work is required to repair the vestry and rainwater goods.An unsuccessful application to Heritage Lottery Fund's Grants for Places of Worship scheme was made in 2017.

Church of St Mary, Church Lane, Mirfield - Kirklees
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1134677
  • Local Planning Authority: Kirklees
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Mary
  • Street Name: Church Lane
  • County: West Yorkshire
  • District / Borough: Kirklees
  • Parish: Mirfield
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Dewsbury
  • Region: Yorkshire

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II*