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Description: Remains of Domestic Range 140 Metres South of Abbey Farmhouse Across River Nar
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 221917
OS Grid Reference: TF7818615012
OS Grid Coordinates: 578186, 315012
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7034, 0.6358
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WEST ACRE CHURCH GREEN (south side)
10/49 Remains of domestic
19.10.51. range 140 metres south
of Abbey Farmhouse
across River Nar.
(Formerly listed as
Priory Gatehouse and
remains in Abbey Farm
Remains of detached domestic range of Priory of St. Mary and All Saints.
Medieval, perhaps C14 and C15. Rectangular, 2 storey range. Flint, clunch,
brick dressings. Possibly the theological school or "Schools for Sons of
Gentlemen" mentioned in contemporary documents. Scheduled Ancient Monument,
County Number 170. See F.H. Fairweather and H.L. Bradfer-Lawrence 'The Priory
...Westacre', Norfolk Archaeology, XXIII, 1929, pp. 359-394 (ref. p. 380-384).
Listing NGR: TF7818615012
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