Church of Holy Trinity, Traverse Street, St Helens - St Helens

Church constructed 1857 to design of W and J Hay. Chamfered sanctuary added 1884 by J Gandy. Unusual construction with facings in industrial waste material. Cementitious pointing causing long term damp issues. An offer of grant aid has been made by the Heritage Lottery Fund under the Grants for Places of Worship scheme.

Church of Holy Trinity, Traverse Street, St Helens - St Helens
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF HOLY TRINITY
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1199308
  • Local Planning Authority: St Helens
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of Holy Trinity
  • Street Name: Traverse Street
  • Locality: St Helens
  • County: Merseyside
  • District / Borough: St Helens
  • Parliamentary Constituency: St. Helens South and Whiston
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II

Contact Details

Tim Wilkins 0161 242 1419

Next steps

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