Luton Heritage Forum

Original Baptist Chapel

Address : 81 Trinity Road, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0729523987

Site Status : Draft Local List

Site Description : Built prior to 1920 of red brick with stone dressing. Natural slate gabled roof with decorative ridge tiles. Gabled front with decorative cross finials of defined symmetry with flat roofed entrance porch and central 1st floor gothic style plate tracery window with multifoil and decorative stone dressing. Entrance porch has central timber double door entrance under decorative stone arch and is flanked on either side by timber arched windows with stone cills under stone arches. Ground floor to entrance gable has two arched windows with decorative stone surrounds. Church nave of four bays divided by ....

Information provided by Luton Borough Council.

Reasons for inclusion on local list : Architectural, Aesthetic and Artistic Interest

Site Location (OS map and aerial view)

A red marker shows the site's location on the map and aerial view below. Use the slider controls or +/- buttons to zoom in and out, or click and drag the map or aerial view to move around.

To view street level photographs using Google Street View, drag the little orange figure (top left in the aerial view) onto one of the roads. To exit Street View, click the X in the top right corner. NB - when in Street View the red marker's position can be less accurate and may not always point to the correct building. You can blame Google for that, not us!

External Links

Bing Maps view - an angled aerial view centred on the current site, which is marked with a blue dot. Bing enables you to move round and view all four sides of the building (n.b. when viewing from other angles, the blue dot may not always indicate the correct building).

Wikipedia's Glossary of Architecture - you might find this helpful if you are not familiar with all the architectural terms used to describe this site. There are links to other glossaries on our Links page.

Nearby Sites

These are the closest sites to the Original Baptist Chapel and are all within about 1000 metres :

Black Swan Lane
The Black Swan [Draft Local List]
Marsh Road
War Memorial [Draft Local List]
10 Marsh Road - Pines Hotel [Draft Local List]
Moat Lane
Moat House [Grade II listed]
Trinity Road
Holy Trinity Church [Grade II listed]
Trinity church hall [Draft Local List]

Send us more information about this building

If you have any additional information or comments about this building, please send them to us using the form below.

If you email us, your email will be sent to one or more members of Luton Heritage Forum. We will only use your contact details in order to respond to your emails. We will not pass your personal details to any other organisation or individual without asking your permission first.

Your comments:


Click to read our privacy policy and how we use cookies on this website.