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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, 14 January - 09 December: 10-12. Wednesdays, 05 April - 25 October: 1-3. Every Sunday: 12.30-1.30. Fridays in August: 10-4. 10 August - 14 August: Art Exhibition, 10-4 (Sunday 12.30-4). Also open during Summer Fair and History Weekend: see church website 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 parking on the road.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes