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The Church Stairs

A Grade I Listed Building in Whitby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4889 / 54°29'19"N

Longitude: -0.6112 / 0°36'40"W

OS Eastings: 490060

OS Northings: 511277

OS Grid: NZ900112

Mapcode National: GBR SJ5J.GN

Mapcode Global: WHG9Y.LF4M

Entry Name: The Church Stairs

Listing Date: 23 February 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316348

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326509

Location: Whitby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO22

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: Whitby

Built-Up Area: Whitby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Whitby St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

1811 The Church Stairs

NZ 9011 2/4 23.2.54.


First mentioned in 1370. Flight of 199 stone steps leading up to the parish
church, probably now largely of Cl8 and C19 date replacing a traditional

The Church Stairs and Donkey Road form a group.

Listing NGR: NZ9006011277

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

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