History in Structure

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

Church of Saint Matthew

A Grade II Listed Building in Naburn, York

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 53.901 / 53°54'3"N

Longitude: -1.0899 / 1°5'23"W

OS Eastings: 459895

OS Northings: 445362

OS Grid: SE598453

Mapcode National: GBR NRTB.TC

Mapcode Global: WHFCH.767S

Entry Name: Church of Saint Matthew

Listing Date: 14 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148504

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326205

Location: Naburn, York, YO19

County: York

Civil Parish: Naburn

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Naburn St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: York

Find accommodation in
Acaster Malbis

Listing Text

SE 54 NE
(east side)
4/92 Church of Saint Matthew
- II
Church. 1854. By G T Andrews. Sandstone ashlar with Welsh slate roof and
limestone spire. Early C14 Gothic Revival style. North-west tower, 4-bay
nave with south porch and north aisle, 2-bay chancel with vestry to north.
3-stage tower. Buttresses with off-sets and angle stair turret to 2nd
stage. Trefoil-headed lancets to each stage, slits to stair turret. Twin-
light bell-openings with quatrefoils to heads under hoodmoulds. Broach
spire. Nave and recessed chancel. Buttresses with off-sets. South porch
has pointed plank doorway in surround with slender columns to jambs.
Hoodmould with face stops. 2-light windows with trefoils and quatrefoils
to heads. Continuous moulded sill band. Pointed priest's entrance to
chancel with plank door and hoodmould. 3-light west window under hood with
face stops, with quatrefoil to gable. 3-light east window under hood with
face stops. Ashlar coping to gable ends. Interior: 3-bay arcade to north,
with double-chamfered cylindrical piers. Double-chamfered chancel arch.
Mainly C19 stained glass. Pevsner, N., Yorkshire, York and The East Riding,
1978, p.314.

Listing NGR: SE5989545362

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

Selected Sources

Source 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.

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.