Wainsgate Baptist Church and Attached Sunday School, Wainsgate Lane

Wainsgate Baptist Church and Attached Sunday School, Wainsgate Lane, Old Town, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire HX7 8SU View on map

Grade II* listed. The present building dates from 1859, the exterior being in a robust classical manner. The interior dates from the 1860s and was enhanced in the 1890s and includes a marble octagonal pulpit. There is a large organ and spacious total immersion baptismal font.


Opening Arrangements

The chapel is open for a number of events, details publicised on the building and online (see http://www.hct.org.uk or the local Friends Group http://www.Wainsgate.co.uk), otherwise access can be arranged at any reasonable time by prior arrangement with the key holder Dave Nelson 01422 843315 and David Holmes 01422 843486.


The chapel is 200 metres up an unmade track at the northwest end of Old Town. Rail: Hebden Bridge (2 miles). Bus: Train station to Old Town.

Parking Spaces


Wainsgate Lane and on Wainsgate.

Disabled Access

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