St James the Great, Westerleigh

St James the Great, Westerleigh, Bristol BS37 8QP View on map

The church was consecrated by the Bishop of Worcester in 1304. Elements of the original building include the north door and adjacent window. A three-stage tower was added in the 15th century; 17th-century improvements included panelling and a musicians' gallery; there is a royal coat of arms.


Opening Arrangements

1 May - 30 September: Every day 10am - 4pm, and most days in winter 10am - 4pm subject to the weather. Additional access by prior arrangement with key holders (Patrick Mills 01454 318157 and Carol Moore 07516 543915).


Beside village green, Westerleigh, BS37 8QP Rail: Yate, South Gloucestershire (3 miles) Bus: Service 620 Bath to Old Sodbury Service X49 Bristol to Yate

Parking Spaces


On-street parking on the village green.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes