St Mary the Virgin, Bedford Road

St Mary the Virgin, Bedford Road, Little Houghton, Northamptonshire NN7 1AB View on map

Grade II* listed parish church in the centre of the village. Early 13th century tower added to in 15th century. Remainder of the church rebuilt 1873 . Font dated c1225, monuments to William Ward d.1737 and his family. East window by Clayton and Bell.


Opening Arrangements

1 April - 31 October: Saturday 10am - 1pm, 2nd Saturday of the month (except January) for coffee mornings 10.30am - 12noon . At other times by prior arrangement. Cream teas certain Sunday afternoons during May, June, July, August and September.


Off A428 Northampton to Bedford Road. Rail: Northampton (5 miles). Bus: no. 43 - Northampton to Wollaston via Little Houghton. No Sunday service.

Parking Spaces


On-street parking.

Disabled Access

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