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Southdown Methodist Church, Harpenden

A much altered Primitive Methodist church of 1865, its current front and interior arrangements date from 1970.

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High Street Methodist Church, Harpenden

As the name suggests right in the centre of town on the High Street and open most mornings and all day Friday as there is a cafe in the hall which is in the same complex. It was built in 1929 to designs by A. Brace replacing two older churches.

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St John the Baptist, Harpenden

Overlooking the Common on the south side of the town. It dates from 1908 the architect was Frederick Charles Eden  with the 1999 reordering undertaken by Martin Bragg Caroe.

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St Mary the Virgin, Kinsbourne Green

A small but recently extended chapel right on the Bedfordshire border. It was built as a school/church in 1869 with recent extensions of 2008. The decoration at the east end is by the noted illustrator Gordon Beningfield.

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Our Lady of Lourdes, Harpenden (Roman Catholic)

By F.A, Walters 1928-36. Next door to St Nicholas in the town centre, a very dark church as virtually every window is full of stained glass.

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St Nicholas, Harpenden

Apart from the 15th century tower a church of 1862 by W. Slater with a north aisle added in 1898-99 by R. Brown and Sons.

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All Saints, Station Road, Batford, Harpenden

Serving the eastern side of Harpenden, lying just off the Lower Luton Road through Batford. It was built in 1965 and designed by E.P. Wilson who was a member of the congregation. It replaced a mission church of 1887.

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