Hopton Congregational Church, Calder Road, Mirfield - Kirklees

Former church with attached school buildings to rear dated 1829. Largely unaltered and retaining box pews in the body of the church and original windows throughout. Water penetration has resulted in patches of timber decay and a failing roof truss. Planning Permission granted for enabling development subject to a Section 106 agreement over phasing of repair work to the church. Some repairs to roof already carried out. New owners have carried out repairs to windows and pews.

Hopton Congregational Church, Calder Road, Mirfield - Kirklees
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    HOPTON CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1134675
    Local Planning Authority:
    Kirklees
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Chapel

Location

    Building Name:
    Hopton Congregational Church
    Street Name:
    Calder Road
    County:
    West Yorkshire
    District / Borough:
    Kirklees
    Parish:
    Mirfield
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Dewsbury
    Region:
    North East and Yorkshire

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Fair
    Occupancy / Use:
    Part occupied/part in use
    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:
    Private