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Latitude: 53.1181 / 53°7'5"N
Longitude: -2.0263 / 2°1'34"W
OS Eastings: 398337
OS Northings: 357884
OS Grid: SJ983578
Mapcode National: GBR 24H.JJ2
Mapcode Global: WHBC9.VW9F
Entry Name: Dieu-La-Cres Abbey Ruins
Listing Date: 13 April 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1268658
English Heritage Legacy ID: 461582
Location: Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST13
District: Staffordshire Moorlands
Civil Parish: Leek
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Leek St Edward the Confessor
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ95NE ABBEY GREEN ROAD
611-1/1/6 (East side)
13/04/51 Dieu-la-Cres Abbey ruins
Remains of abbey. C13. Coursed and squared stone. Scanty in
situ remains comprise the clustered shaft bases of 3 choir
piers, and a length of wall, possibly the N wall of sanctuary.
Much of the abbey stone and sculpture is incorporated in farm
buildings to Dieu-la-Cres Abbey Farm (qv).
HISTORICAL NOTE: Dieu l'Acres Abbey was founded for the
Cistercians of Poulton c1215.
Scheduled Ancient Monument
Listing NGR: SJ9833757884
Other nearby listed buildings