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We are located on the south west side of Basingstoke in Gershwin Road on the Brighton Hill estate. Address:

  • Basingstoke Baptist Church
    Gershwin Road
    Brighton Hill
    BASINGSTOKE
    RG22 4HL
    (01256) 324297

Public Transport

Bus route Jazz 1

There is a bus stop in front of the church, served by Stagecoach

Traveline has a usable web site giving bus times. For buses to the church, use RG22 4HL as destination.

Use OpenStreetMaps to see bus routes (opens map zoomed in on the church).

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Walking

The OpenStreetMaps site shows maps with footpaths (opens map zoomed in on the church).

Sat Nav

Post Code: RG22 4HL

Warning Most Sat Nav systems will direct you to the other side of Gershwin Road from the church (which is where most of the houses that share this postcode are located).

Car Parking

is available on site.

Cycle Parking

We have Sheffiled Stands (inverted U frames).

Directions by Road

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Note: no road access direct onto A30 from near the church

Directions to the Church from (e.g. post code):

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From Newbury, A339

  • A34 onto A339 towards Basingstoke.
  • When you reach Basingstoke go straight across the first (medium) roundabout onto a dual carriageway.
  • Turn right (2nd exit) at next roundabout onto Ring Road (which is the offset to the right).
  • Down the dual carriageway to another roundabout where you go straight across, pass Morrisons Supermarket and Petrol station on your left.
  • Turn right (3rd exit) at next roundabout onto Winchester Road, which is a short dual carriageway.
  • Past B & Q DIY store (on your left), straight on at traffic lights (retail park with McDonalds on your left), up to large roundabout (Brighton Hill Roundabout).
  • 2nd exit onto Brighton Hill (Brighton Way).
  • Straight over 2 mini-roundabouts (Asda on your left).
  • Next right into Gershwin Rd (sign posted “Baptist Union Church”).
  • The church is about 200 yards down on your left.

From Reading, A33

  • When you reach Basingstoke follow signs to M3 (without going onto M3).
  • When you reach the last roundabout before the M3 (Black Dam Roundabout, traffic lights) turn right (3rd exit), continuing on the ring road (dual carriageway).
  • Straight across (2nd exit) at the next roundabout, onto a single carriageway road.
  • Turn left (1st exit) at the next roundabout (Winchester Road Roundabout), onto Winchester Road, which is a short dual carriageway.
  • Past B & Q DIY store (on your left), straight on at traffic lights (retail park with McDonalds on your left), up to large roundabout (Brighton Hill Roundabout).
  • 2nd exit onto Brighton Hill (Brighton Way).
  • Straight over 2 mini-roundabouts (Asda on your left).
  • Next right into Gershwin Rd (sign posted “Baptist Union Church”).
  • The church is about 200 yards down on your left.

From London, M3

  • Leave M3 at Jn 6 (Basingstoke, A339).
  • Use left hand lane on slip road. Traffic lights on roundabout under the motorway. Go around under motorway.
  • Turn left at next large roundabout (Black Dam Roundabout, traffic lights), onto dual carriageway.
  • Straight across (2nd exit) the next round-about onto a single carriageway road.
  • Turn left (1st exit) at the next roundabout (Winchester Road Roundabout), onto Winchester Road, which is a short dual carriageway.
  • Past B & Q DIY store (on your left), straight on at traffic lights (retail park with McDonalds on your left), up to large roundabout (Brighton Hill Roundabout).
  • 2nd exit onto Brighton Hill (Brighton Way).
  • Straight over 2 mini-roundabouts (Asda on your left).
  • Next right into Gershwin Rd (sign posted “Baptist Union Church”).
  • The church is about 200 yards down on your left.

From the South (Andover, Winchester, Southampton), M3, A303

  • Leave M3 at Jn 7, up slip road.
  • Turn left for Basingstoke, onto dual carriageway
  • Straight on at 2 sets of traffic lights.
  • Straight across the next 2 roundabouts.
  • 5th exit at next roundabout (large Brighton Hill Roundabout), onto Brighton Hill (Brighton Way).
  • Straight over 2 mini-roundabouts (Asda on your left).
  • Next right into Gershwin Rd (sign posted “Baptist Union Church”).
  • The church is about 200 yards down on your left.

From Alton, A339

  • A339 under the motorway into Basingstoke.
  • 1st exit at small roundabout
  • Straight on (2nd exit) at next roundabout.
  • 3rd exit (straight on) at next roundabout (Viables Roundabout)
  • Turn left (1st exit) at next roundabout (large Brighton Hill Roundabout), onto Brighton Hill (Brighton Way).
  • Straight over 2 mini-roundabouts (Asda on your left).
  • Next right into Gershwin Rd (sign posted “Baptist Union Church”).
  • The church is about 200 yards down on your left.

Updated 24 January 2015