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Ruins of West Dereham Abbey House

A Grade II* Listed Building in West Dereham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5781 / 52°34'41"N

Longitude: 0.4503 / 0°27'1"E

OS Eastings: 566126

OS Northings: 300630

OS Grid: TF661006

Mapcode National: GBR P78.6PQ

Mapcode Global: WHJQ0.WGLD

Entry Name: Ruins of West Dereham Abbey House

Listing Date: 9 July 1951

Last Amended: 11 December 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077755

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221732

Location: West Dereham, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE33

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: West Dereham

Built-Up Area: Fincham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: West Dereham

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text


4/77 Ruins of West Dereham Abbey
House (previously listed as
St Mary's Abbey remains)
GV 9.7.51 II

the grade shall be amended to read II* (star).



Ruins of West Dereham Abbey House
4/77 (previously listed as St Mary's
Abbey remains)


Ruins of house. 1697. Carstone, brick and ashlar, plastered to facade and
re-using materials of Premonstratensian Abbey founded 1188. One storey in
5 bays. 4 square-headed window openings with hood moulds on labels. Round-
headed central doorway also beneath square hood on labels. Rising above the
ground floor is a central square turret with recessed apsidal niche.

Listing NGR: TF6612600630

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

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