St Mary in the Baum, St Mary's Gate
St Mary in the Baum, St Mary's Gate, Rochdale, Greater Manchester OL16 1DZ View on map
Grade II* listed church built on the north side of town in 1742, rebuilt 1909-11 by architect Sir Ninian Comper. The interior is a remarkably complete example of his work including the stained glass, pews and heavily enriched rood screen. He re-used items from the former church and incorporated them in his design. The church celebrated its centenary in February 2011.
Wednesdays 11am-2pm, Sunday 10.30am-12 noon, or by appointment through the key holder
- Open on Heritage Open Day
From M62 exit 20. Take the A58 to Halifax. After 7 sets of traffic lights the church is on the right in the town centre. Rail: Rochdale (1 mile).
Public car park nearby
- Wheelchair access: Yes
- Disabled Toilets: Yes
- Assistance dogs: Yes