Building record M4913 - Church of All Saints, Mattersey


CHURCH (Medieval to Tudor)


Grid reference Centred SK 69064 89382 (26m by 16m)
Map sheet SK68NE
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish Mattersey, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Perpendicular W tower [and] N side [of the church]. The S side early Decorated. N chancel chapel with Early English arcade. C14 arcades to the two aisles. The roof [is] of 1866. (1)
2 carved stones are built into the wall of the vestry. They were found under the vestry floor in 1804 and depict St Martin sharing his cloak with a beggar, and St Helen discovering the true cross. They may have come from Mattersey Priory. (2)
Panels restored in 1987 by Royal Academy and returned. (3) (4)
See M 5558 for cross.

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

(3), (4), Parish File

Listed buildings slides, 9 slides (Photograph). SNT2648.

<1> Pevsner N, 1979, The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed., p 178 (Monograph). SNT4.

<2> Thoroton Society, 1909, TTS, p 1 (Published document). SNT336.

<3> Retford Times, 09/04/1987, Retford Times (Published document). SNT299.

<4> Southwell Diocese Newspaper, --/06/1987, Southwell Diocese Newspaper (Published document). SNT314.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • --- Photograph: Listed buildings slides. 9 slides.
  • <1> Monograph: Pevsner N. 1979. The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed.. Penguin. p 178.
  • <2> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1909. TTS. 13. p 1.
  • <3> Published document: Retford Times. 09/04/1987. Retford Times.
  • <4> Published document: Southwell Diocese Newspaper. --/06/1987. Southwell Diocese Newspaper.

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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