Lydgate Unitarian Chapel

One of the oldest NonConformist chapels in West Yorkshire, the Grade II listed building was founded 1689.

New Mill, Yorkshire

Opening times

By appointment.


Holmfirth Road
New Mill

Founded 1689, the chapel has additions from the 18th and 19th centuries. It has some archives, and family historians are welcome to see them. Interesting graveyard, with tombstones dating back to 1706.

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Steps to enter the church or churchyard

  • Space to secure your bike

  • Parking within 250m

  • Non-accessible toilets in church

  • Dog friendly

  • Bus stop within 100m

  • We are open every Heritage Weekend and so will be open this year.

  • Unitarian Church

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