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Short URL
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Names
Byland Abbey
Address
Byland with WassYO61 4BD
Location
Byland with Wass  locality
England  country
United Kingdom  country
Europe  continent
Coordinates
54.203135° N, 1.158929° W
OS Grid Reference
SE 54951 78959
Opening hours
Apr-Sep: Wed-Sun 11am-6pm
Admission
£4 adult; £3.40 concession, £2 student
Phone
01347 868614

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Listed Building Description

BYLAND WITH WASS MAIN STREET SE 57 NW (east side) Byland 4/20 and 5/20 Byland Abbey (previously listed as By land Abbey and Abbey 4.1.55 gateway to the North West) GV I

Abbey church and monastic buildings. Now ruinous. Late C12, early C13 and C15. Limestone ashlar and rubble. Substantial remains of church including west front standing almost to full height. Ruins of monastic buildings standing to height of approximately 5 metres in places. For descriptions see DoE guidebook. Scheduled Ancient Monument. Peers C. "Byland Abbey" DoE official guidebook. Pevsner N. "Yorkshire: the North Riding" 1966.

Listing NGR: SE5495378960

Source: The National Heritage List for England. Reprinted under license.

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