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St Martin, Main Street

St Martin, Main Street, Seamer, North Yorkshire YO12 4QG View on map

Major Norman building built by Percy family in early 1100s with a wide nave and moulded chancel arch. South doorway Norman, door 13th century or earlier with long hinges and provision for barricading. North aisle added late 15th century. Rood screen 1686 and Jacobean panels to pulpit. Late 19th century east window by Burlyson and Grylls. Three memorials from 1830s by William Behnes.


Opening Arrangements

Saturdays, 9 January - 10 December: 10 - 12. Wednesdays, 10 February - 7 December: 12.30 - 3. Summer Fair, Saturday 9 July: 2 - 4 (church open 10 - 4). Art Exhibition: Friday 12 August 10 - 4, Saturday 13 August 10 - 4, Sunday 14 August 1 - 3, Monday 15 August 10 - 4. The church will also be open during the History Weekend and YHCT day, dates and times to be confirmed; please contact the Access Contact given here for details.


On the main road through the village on southern edge. B1261 off A64. Rail: Seamer 1 mile Bus: route 843 Coastliner York and Leeds. Routes 118 and 128

Parking Spaces


Unrestricted on the road

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes