St Luke, York Street

St Luke, York Street, Heywood, Greater Manchester OL10 4NN View on map

Built 1860-1862 and listed Grade II*. Architect, Joseph Clarke. Stone with slate roof, five bay nave with aisles. North west tower with steeple and three bay chancel with hammer-beam roof. Stained glass by Hardmen, Clayton and Bell, Wailes and Capronnier.


Opening Arrangements

Every first and third Saturday of the month 9.30am til 12pm. Every Tuesday 2pm - 3pm. Every Sunday 10.30am - 11.30am, Heritage open days Saturday 4 hours. Sunday 1-5 hours. Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday 6pm-7pm, Every Monday 7.30pm- 9 pm, Christmas Fair 1940s day and Christmas lights switch on dates to be confirmed.


1¼ miles north of J19, M62. In centre of Heywood on A58 (Bury to Rochdale). Rail: Rochdale (3 miles) and Heywood (½ mile). Bus: routes 471 (Rochdale to Bolton), 163 (Bury to Manchester).

Parking Spaces


Free parking (not owned by church) and on street parking.

Disabled Access

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