Byland Abbey Byland with Wass, England

Byland Abbey is one of the three great Cistercian monasteries of North Yorkshire, with Fountains and Rievaulx. Although the community had a rocky start, its abbey church was once the largest in England.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249277
NHLE ID
1315790
Names
Byland Abbey
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Timeline

4 Jan 1955
Byland Abbey designated a Grade I listed building
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Listed Building Data

Byland Abbey is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1315790
Grade
I
Name
BYLAND ABBEY
Location
BYLAND ABBEY, MAIN STREET
Grid Reference
SE 54951 78959