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Priory Chapel (Remains), Kersey

Description: Priory Chapel (Remains)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276571

OS Grid Reference: TL9989244436
OS Grid Coordinates: 599892, 244436
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0622, 0.9146

Location: The Street, Kersey, Suffolk IP7 6DU

Locality: Kersey
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 6DU

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Listing Text

Priory Chapel
TL 9944 57/423 23.1.58
Probably the remains of the conventual church, restored and preserved
as a farm building. Part of the west end and nave. The Priory is said
to have been founded as a hospital about 1218 by Thomas de Burgh, and
a few years later converted to a Priory for Austin Canons. Dedicated
to God, St Mary and the Blessed St Anthony. Endowed by Nesta de Cokefield,
widow of the founder. (Scheduled Ancient Monument).

Listing NGR: TL9989244436

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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