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Latitude: 51.5154 / 51°30'55"N
Longitude: -0.66 / 0°39'36"W
OS Eastings: 493075
OS Northings: 180463
OS Grid: SU930804
Mapcode National: GBR F7Y.V8N
Mapcode Global: VHFT7.H5XL
Entry Name: Burnham Abbey
Listing Date: 23 September 1955
Last Amended: 24 April 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1124475
English Heritage Legacy ID: 43899
Location: Burnham, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire, SL6
District: South Bucks
Civil Parish: Burnham
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Cippenham St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU 98 SW BURNHAM LAKE END ROAD
7/275 Burnham Abbey (formerly
listed as Burnham Abbey
23.9.55 Convent including
Founded in 1266; restored 1915 and now used as a convent. Flint and chalk rub-
ble with C16 brick restorations and additions; hand made tile roofs. Chapter
House, Sacristy, and parts of Frater and Infirmary remain. East range of the
cloister with 6 small 2-light casements, one larger 2-light casement and one
extended window formerly loft entrance, all with leaded lights. Chapter House
with C13 moulded 2-centred arched doorway and the room itself with 3 lancets in
its recently extended east end. Sacristy with C16 windows and fireplace.
Original south wall of Frater with C16 doorway and fireplace. Infirmary with
C13 lancet windows, blocked doorway and C16 windows. VCH III, pp 168-169;
RCHM I, pp 72-75.
Listing NGR: SU9307880478
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