Church of St Mary, Church Street, Baldock - North Hertfordshire

Prominently sited parish church dating from the C13, with C14 and C15 alterations and additions. Some C19 restoration. Tower spire C19. Tower, with nave and chancel, north and south aisles and porches. Nave and south aisle roofs are leaking. Some flint facework on south aisle and to south porch is loose. Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship grant for the south aisle roof awarded in 2014; project development stage was completed in 2016, repairs in progress. A further grant application in 2017 for the nave roof was unsuccessful.

Church of St Mary, Church Street, Baldock - North Hertfordshire
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF SAINT MARY
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1347611
  • Local Planning Authority: North Hertfordshire
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Mary
  • Street Name: Church Street
  • Locality: Baldock
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • District / Borough: North Hertfordshire
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North East Hertfordshire
  • Region: East of England

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: B - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: F
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade I, CA