Church of St Thomas, Manchester Road, Huddersfield - Kirklees

Church of 1857 to 1859 by Sir George Gilbert Scott. Roofs and tower masonry in poor condition. North and south roof slopes have now been successfully repaired with two phases of funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund and Historic England Repair Grants for Places of Worship scheme and the Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship scheme. However, a further phase of repair is needed to return the tower to good condition.

Church of St Thomas, Manchester Road, Huddersfield - Kirklees
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST THOMAS
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1134950
  • Local Planning Authority: Kirklees
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Thomas
  • Street Name: Manchester Road
  • Locality: Huddersfield
  • County: West Yorkshire
  • District / Borough: Kirklees
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Huddersfield
  • 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*