Butterton Bridge, Sawley / Warsill - Harrogate

Medieval bridge, now crossed by a public footpath. The structure is overgrown and decaying and there is danger of structural collapse. The bridge is now under new ownership.

Butterton Bridge, Sawley / Warsill - Harrogate
© Harrogate Borough Council

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Butterton Bridge
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1004202
  • Local Planning Authority: Harrogate
  • Site Type: Transport > Bridge


  • Building Name: Butterton Bridge
  • County: North Yorkshire
  • District / Borough: Harrogate
  • Parish: Sawley / Warsill
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Skipton and Ripon
  • Region: Yorkshire

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Commercial company

Contact Details

Giles Proctor 01904 601981

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England