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St Paul, St Paul's Drive

St Paul, St Paul's Drive, Alverthorpe, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF2 0BT View on map

Grade II listed, built 1823 - 5. Architect Atkinson & Sharpe. This fine example of a simple gothic style ' Million/ Waterloo’ church commands a dominant landscape position. Walls of ashlar sandstone with slate roof and substantial castellated west tower. Internally a single cell worship space with west gallery, extended east room and crypt.


Opening Arrangements

Every Saturday 10am to 1pm except August. Every Monday from 10am to 4pm from 3rd April to 24th July


Take A638 from Wakefield towards Dewsbury and at the junction with the M1 at Jnc 40 turn back towards Wakefield on the A638 and exit at 1st Jnc on the left signed Flanshaw Trading Estate. Go through the trading estate and exit left and continue to the traffic lights, then turn left then 2nd right up St Paul's Drive Rail: Wakefield Westgate (2 miles) catch the free bus to Wakefield bus station or walk. Bus: Nos 104, No 212 from Dewsbury.:

Parking Spaces


Street parking. Car parks on Batley Road

Disabled Access

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