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Jewish Heritage Sites
(Listed Buildings and Scheduled Monuments)
in the United Kingdom


Information about Jewish Heritage has been made available by Dr Sharman Kadish, Project Director. To obtain more information or assist with the project visit the site at:  Jewish Heritage UK


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Jewish Heritage

Synagogue - Singers Hill, Blucher Street, Birmingham B1.  Listed Grade II*

Former Synagogue - The Athol Masonic Hall,  Severn Street,  (formerly Seven Street Synagogue), Birmingham B1.  Listed Grade II

Cemetery -  Ohel, Witton New Jewish Cemetery, Warren Road, Birmingham B44. Listed Grade II

Birmingham Jewish Community

Blackpool, Lancashire

Jewish Heritage

Synagogue - Leamington Road, Blackpool FY1.  Listed Grade II

Blackpool Jewish Community

Bradford, Yorkshire

Jewish Heritage

Synagogue - Bradford Reform Synagogue, Bowland Street, Bradford BD1.  Listed Grade II

Bradford Jewish Community

Brighton and Hove, Sussex

Jewish Heritage

Cemetery -  Florence Place, Ditchling Road, Brighton BN1 Listed Grade II

Mausoleum -  Sasson Mausoleum, Paston Place Kemp Town, Brighton BN2 (1869) Listed Grade II

Synagogue - Middle Street, Brighton BN1. Listed Grade II*

Former Synagogue - 37-39 Devonshire Place, Brighton. 1837-8. Listed Grade II

Former Synagogue - 26 Brunswick Terrace, Hove BN3 (Rooftop private Synagogue of Phillip Saloman ca. 1850s) - Listed Grade II

Brighton & Hove Jewish Community


Jewish Heritage

Cemetery -  St. Philips Cemetery, Barton Road, Bristol BS2. Listed Boundary Wall. Oldest stone 1762 Listed Grade II

Possible Medieval Mikveh (ca.1140) - Jacob's Well, 33, Jacob's Well Road, Bristol BS8. - Scheduled Ancient Monument

Bristol Jewish Community
Bristol Medieval Jewish Community

Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Jewish Heritage

Possible Medieval Synagogue (ca.1180) - Moyses Hall, Cornhill, Bury St Edmunds IP33. Listed Grade I

Bury St. Edmunds Medieval Jewish Community

Canterbury, Kent

Jewish Heritage

Former Synagogue & Mikveh - King Street, Canterbury CT1. King's School music and rehearsal rooms. Listed Grade II

Canterbury Jewish Congregation

Chatham (Rochester), Kent

Jewish Heritage

Synagogue - Chatham Memorial Synagogue, High Street, Rochester ME1. Listed Grade II*

Chatham Hebrew Congregation & Jewish Community

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Jewish Heritage

Synagogue - St James Square Cheltenham GL50. Listed Grade II*

Cheltenham Jewish Community

Exeter, Devon

Jewish Heritage

Cemetery -  Jews' Burial Ground, Magdalen Street, Bull Meadow, Exeter EX2, Devon.  Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Synagogue. Mary Arches Street, Exeter EX4, Devon. 1763-4 (re-fronted 1835) Listed Grade II*

Exeter Hebrew Congregation

Falmouth, Cornwall

Jewish Heritage

Cemetery -  Falmouth Jews' Burial Ground, Penryn Road, Ponsharden Falmouth TR11. (about 1780)  (Two tombstones individually listed) Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Former Synagogue. Smithick Hill, TR11. (1706-09). A studio. Listed Grade II

Falmouth Jewish Community

Grimsby, Lincolnshire

 Jewish Heritage

Sir Moses Montefiore Synagogue

  Synagogue and Mikveh -  Sir Moses Montefiore Synagogue, Heneage Road, Grimsby DN32. Listed Grade II

Grimsby Jewish Community and Congregation

Hull, Yorkshire

Jewish Heritage

Former Synagogue - The Western Synagogue, Linnaeus Street, Hull HU3. (Judaeo-Christian Study Centre.) Listed Grade II

Hull Jewish Community

Kings Lynn, Norfolk

Jewish Heritage

Cemetery - Millfleet, Stonegate Street, Hull HU3. (prior to 1811) Listed Grade II

King's Lynn Jewish Community

Leeds, Yorkshire

Jewish Heritage

Former Synagogue - New Synagogue, Louis Street/Chapeltown Road, Leeds LS7 - plus boundary wall. (Listed Grade II

Leeds Jewish Community


Jewish Heritage

Synagogue - Highfield Street, Leicester LE2 - plus boundary wall. Listed Grade II

Leicester Jewish Community


Jewish Heritage

Medieval Site - Jews' Court, 2-3 Steep Hill, Lincoln LN2 (ca. 1170). - Listed Grade I

Medieval Site - Jews' House, 15 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 (ca. 1170). - Listed Grade I

Medieval Site - Aaron (of Lincoln) the Jew's House, 47 Steep Hill, Lincoln LN2 (ca. 1170). - Listed Grade I

Lincoln Jewish Community
Lincoln Medieval Jewish Community

Liverpool, Lancashire

Jewish Heritage

Synagogue - Old Hebrew Congregation, Princes Road, Liverpool L8. Listed Grade I

Former Synagogue - Greenbank Drive, Liverpool L17. Listed Grade II*

Cemetery - Jews' Burial Ground, Deane Road, Fairfield L7. (Ground opened 1836.)  Listed Grade II

Miscellanious - 29 Pembroke Place, Liverpool L3. (Former P. Galkoff kosher butchers shop.)  Listed Grade II


Liverpool Jewish Community


Jewish Heritage


  • Bevis Marks Synagogue, City, London WC3. Listed Grade I

  • New West End Synagogue, St Pertersburgh Place, London NW6. Listed Grade II*

  • Hampstead Synagogue, Dennington Park Road, London W2. Listed Grade I

  • Golders Green Synagogue, Dunstan Road, London NW11. Listed Grade II

  • New London Synagogue (formerly St. John's Wood Synagogue), 33 Abbey Road, London NW8. Listed Grade II

  • Sandy's Row Synagogue, London E.1 (former chapel 1766, converted 1867, remodelled 1870.)  Listed Grade II

  • Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue, Lauderdale Road, London W9. Listed Grade II

  • West London Synagogue (Reform), Upper Berkley Street, London W1. Listed Grade II

  • Western Marble Arch Synagogue, 31 Great Cumberland Place, London W1. Faade Listed Grade II

Former Synagogue

  • Princelet Street Synagogue, London E1. (Former synagogue behind Huguenot house 1719.) Listed Grade II*

  • Spitalfields Great Synagogue, 23 Brick Lane London E.1 (former French church 1743, converted 1897-98, now a mosque.) Listed Grade II*

  • Dollis Hill Synagogue, Parkside, London NW2. (Now Torah Temimah Primary School.) Listed Grade II

  • East London Synagogue, Rectory Square, London E.1. (now private apartments.) Listed Grade II

  • New Synagogue and School, Egerton Road, London N16. (Interior reconstructed from New Synagogue, Great St, Helen's, City, London EC3. Now Bobover Talmud Torah.) Listed Grade II

Synagogue currently housed in Listed Building

  • Sukkat Shalom Reform Synagogue, I Victory Road Hermon Hill London E11 (formerly Merchant Seaman's Orphan Asylum at Wanstead Hospital Chapel.  Contains fixtures and fittings from synagogue of the former Jewish Home & Hospital 1924.) Listed Grade II*


  • Alderney Road Cemetery, Alderney Road, London. E.1(Great Synagogue - Ashkenazi) (Ground opened 1696-7.)  Listed Grade II

  • Mile End Velho Cemetery (Spanish & Portuguese Jews' Congregation) 253 Mile End Road, London E1. (Ground opened 1657.)  Listed Grade II

Other Listed Buildings

  • London Soup Kitchens for the Jewish Poor, Brune Street, London E1.  (1902, now private apartments.)   Listed Grade II

  • Stepney Jewish Day Scholl Stepney Green, London E1. Listed Grade II

  • No 88 White Chapel High Street, London E.1, former offices of Jewish Daily News. Listed Grade II


Greater London Jewish Community

Manchester, Lancashire

Jewish Heritage

Synagogue - Higher Crumpsall Synagogue, Bury Old Road, Salford, M7. Listed Grade II

Synagogue - Withington Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue, 8 Queenston Road, West Didsbury, M20. Listed Grade II

Former Synagogue - Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue, 190 Cheetham Hill Road, Manchester M8. (Now Manchester Jewish Museum.) Listed Grade II*

Former Synagogue - Wilbraham Road, South Manchester, M14. Listed Grade II

 Greater Manchester Jewish Community

Newcastle upon Tyne

Jewish Heritage

Former Synagogue - Leazes Park, Newcastle NE1 Listed Grade II


Newcastle Jewish Community

Norwich, Norfolk

Jewish Heritage

Medieval Site - The Music House or Jurnet's House, Wensum Lodge, 167-9 King Street MR1 (ca. 1175). - Listed Grade I

Norwich Jewish Community
Norwich Medieval Jewish Community


Jewish Heritage

Synagogue in Listed Building - Nottingham Hebrew Congregation, Shakespeare Street, Nottingham NG1 - Listed Grade II (formerly a Wesleyan Methodist Chapel 1854) - contains Ark from Chaucer Street Synagogue (1890)

Nottingham Jewish Community

Penzance, Cornwall

Jewish Heritage

Cemetery -  Jews' Burial Ground.  Lestinnick Terrace, Penzance TR18, (1791) Listed Grade II.

Penzance Jewish Community

Plymouth, Devon

Jewish Heritage

Synagogue - Catherine Street Plymouth PL1. (1762)  Listed Grade II*

Plymouth Jewish Congregation

Ramsgate, Kent

Jewish Heritage

Mausoleun - Montefiore Mausoleum, Hereson and Honeysuckle Road, CT11. (1862) Listed Grade II*

Synagogue - Montefiore Synagogue, Honeysuckle Road, CT11. Listed Grade II*

Ramsgate Jewish Community

Reading, Berkshire

Jewish Heritage

Synagogue - Goldsmid Road, Reading RG1. Listed Grade II

Reading Jewish Community

Sheffield, Yorkshire

Jewish Heritage

Former Synagogue - Wilson Road, Sheffield S11. (Church)  Listed Grade II

Sheffield Jewish Community

Southampton, Hampshire

Jewish Heritage

Cemetery - The Old Jewish Cemetery, The Common Cemetery, Ohel, Cemetery Road, Southampton SO15. (Ground opened 1846.) 
Listed Grade II

Southampton Jewish Community


Jewish Heritage

Former Synagogue - Ryhope Road, Sunderland SR 2. Listed Grade II

Sunderland Jewish Community

Wallingford, Oxfordshire

Jewish Heritage

Former Synagogue - Carmel College Synagogue, Mongewell Park, Crowmarsh, Wallingford, OX10. Listed Grade II


Jewish Heritage

Medieval Fortress - Clifford's Tower, York, YO1 (Rebuilt). - Scheduled Ancient Monument

York Modern Jewish Congregation & Community
York Medieval Jewish Community




Jewish Heritage

Synagogue - Salisbury Road, Newington EH16. Listed Scottish B List
Burial Ground - Sciennes House Place (Braid Place), Causewayside, EH9. (1820) Listed Scottish B List
Burial Ground - Jewish Section Newington Cemetery, Echobank, EH16. (1867) Listed Scottish B List

Edinburgh Jewish Community


Jewish Heritage

Synagogue - Garnethill, 127 Hill Street, G3. Listed Scottish B List
Former Synagogue
- Queen's Park, 4 Falloch Road G24. Listed Scottish B List
Burial Ground - Jews' Enclosure, Glasgow Necropolis, Cathedral Square, G4. (1836) Listed Scottish A List
Burial Ground - Janefield Jewish Cemetery, Eastern Necropolis, Gallowgate, G31. (1856) Listed Scottish B List

Glasgow Jewish Community




Jewish Heritage

Former Synagogue - Catherine Road, Cardiff CF11. (Demolished behind facade.) Listed Grade II

Cardiff Jewish Community

Merthyr Tydfil

Jewish Heritage

Former Synagogue - Bryntirion Road, Thomastown, Merthyr Tydfil. Listed Grade II

Merthyr Tydfil Jewish Congregation & Community




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