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Site of Hempton Priory, Hempton

Description: Site of Hempton Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 223852

OS Grid Reference: TF9163028871
OS Grid Coordinates: 591630, 328871
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8233, 0.8427

Location: Dereham Road, Hempton, Norfolk NR21 7AB

Locality: Hempton
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR21 7AB

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Listing Text

3/6/59 Site of Hempton Priory.
(Formerly listed as Ruins of


Site of a Priory of SS Mary and Stephen, a house of Augustinian Canons founded
in 1135 by Roger de St. Martin, of which 4 canons remained at Dissolution;
one hundred metres east of Dereham Road. Flint rubble foundations, otherwise
unidentifiable. Scheduled Ancient Monument County Number 94.

Listing NGR: TF9163028871

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Source: English Heritage

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