Hopton Congregational Church, Calder Road, Mirfield - Kirklees

Former church and 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.

Hopton Congregational Church, Calder Road, Mirfield - Kirklees
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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: Yorkshire

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Fair
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Zoe Kemp 01904 601911

Next steps

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