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Description: Abbey Ruins Approximately 10 Metres South of Church of St Leonard
Date Listed: 11 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 308395
OS Grid Reference: SP2219970708
OS Grid Coordinates: 422199, 270708
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3340, -1.6756
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SP2270 (South-west side)
8/129 Abbey Ruins approx. 10m S of
11/04/67 Church of Saint Leonard
(Formerly listed as Remains of
Wroxall Priory, in grounds of
Wroxall Abbey (house))
Part of Abbey building, now ruin. Probably early C12, with alterations, c.1866
for James Dugdale. Squared coursed stone, with some C19 brick. Rectangular plan.
Single-storey, 2-bay range. Doorway to west. Fragmentary remains of 2-bay
vaulted roof. History: abbey founded as a priory forBenedictine ruins c.1135.
This portion of the ruins is thought to be the former chapter house but may have
been altered c.1866 when James Dugdale built a new Wroxall Abbey house, now
Wroxall Abbey School main building (q.v.).
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire: 1966, pp483-484; VCH: Warwickshire: VCH:
Warwickshire: Vol.3: 1945, pp215-216)
Listing NGR: SP2219870710
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Source: English Heritage
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