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Besses O' Th' Barn United Reformed Church, Bury New Road

Besses O' Th' Barn United Reformed Church, Bury New Road, Whitefield, Greater Manchester M45 7EL View on map

Gothic revival style church built to a design by Alfred Waterhouse in 1865. This Victorian building is conspicuously sited at the fork between Old and New Bury Roads. Interior is plain with original pews with a dais for the communion table fronting a central pulpit. Stained glass window depicting the gospel writers.


  • Grant Recipient: Besses O' Th' Barn United Reformed Church
  • Contact for access: Miss J Ashworth
  • 0161 773 6011

Opening Arrangements

Tuesday 9am - 12 noon


¼ mile north of junction 17 of M60. Church is on busy junction of A56 and A665. Rail: Besses O' th' Barn metrolink tram (¼ mile). Bus: No 135 (Bury to Manchester ) every 20 minutes.

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes