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Remains of the Refectory at Monkton Farleigh Manor

A Grade I Listed Building in Monkton Farleigh, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3892 / 51°23'21"N

Longitude: -2.2804 / 2°16'49"W

OS Eastings: 380585

OS Northings: 165609

OS Grid: ST805656

Mapcode National: GBR 0QF.SBQ

Mapcode Global: VH96N.FB9W

Entry Name: Remains of the Refectory at Monkton Farleigh Manor

Location: Monkton Farleigh, Wiltshire, BA15

County: Wiltshire

Parish: Monkton Farleigh

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Listing Date: 13 November 1962

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314568

Source ID: 1021833

Listing Text

(east side)

2/122 Remains of the Refectory at
Monkton Farleigh Manor


Remains of refectory of Cluniac priory. C13, priory founded 1125.
Rubble stone with ashlar dressings, stone slate coping. Consists
of free-standing gable end wall of larger building which extended
to south. Two roll-moulded lancets on north-facing side with
string course carried up over pointed heads, interior side facing
south with deeply splayed reveals. In a lean-to shed in the yard
on the north side of this fragment is a collection of C12 and C13
architectural fragments, including a C12 tympanum with scrolled
design, three coffin lids with carvings of knights and a lady.

Listing NGR: ST8058165591

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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