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Wesleyan Methodist Chapel (former), 48 The Hill, Wheathampstead now The Old Chapel

A small former Wesleyan Methodist chapel on the hill leading out of Wheathampstead towards Sandridge. This locally listed building has been converted into offices.

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United Church (Methodist/URC) (former), Brewhouse Hill, Wheathampstead

Disused since 2012 and subject to failed planning applications to replace it with a hall, church and housing it stands stripped just south of the village centre. It was built in 1876.

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St Thomas More, Wheathampstead (Roman Catholic)

A simple church of 1971 by Lanner of Wakefield, replacing a church of 1938.

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St Helen, Wheathampstead

Unusual for Hertfordshire in having a lead spire and a cruciform plan. Its sits in a large churchyard right in the middle of this large village between Welwyn Garden City and Harpenden. There is a 13th century chancel and tower. The 14th century added the transepts in their present form and aisles. it was restored in 1863-66 by Edward Browning.

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