History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Ruins of Old Church of Saint Matthew

A Grade II Listed Building in Bainbridge, North Yorkshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 54.2725 / 54°16'21"N

Longitude: -2.1301 / 2°7'48"W

OS Eastings: 391625

OS Northings: 486329

OS Grid: SD916863

Mapcode National: GBR FMK1.M5

Mapcode Global: WHB5N.7VXZ

Entry Name: Ruins of Old Church of Saint Matthew

Listing Date: 9 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132023

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323099

Location: Bainbridge, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Bainbridge

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

SD 98 NW
13/77 Ruins of old church of
Saint Matthew
- II
Ruins of church. Post medieval. Low building of 3 x 2 bays, with added
single-storey gabled porch to south with stone benches inside. Chamfered
ashlar square-headed inner doorway. 3 plain window openings to south and
north. On east side, 2 chamfered mullion windows, 1 without mullion. West
wall blank. Interior: 2 arcades of 2 segmental arches running parallel to
the gable. The liturgical east may originally have faced north, as is
implied by the reconstructed altar base. VCH i, p 212.

Listing NGR: SD9162586329

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.