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Remains of Benedictine Priory at Tf 673 140

A Grade II Listed Building in Middleton, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6978 / 52°41'52"N

Longitude: 0.4744 / 0°28'27"E

OS Eastings: 567300

OS Northings: 314000

OS Grid: TF673140

Mapcode National: GBR P5R.SWJ

Mapcode Global: WHKQL.8G43

Entry Name: Remains of Benedictine Priory at Tf 673 140

Listing Date: 19 October 1951

Last Amended: 20 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169050

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221977

Location: Middleton, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE32

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Middleton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

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Listing Text

MIDDLETON BLACKBOROUGH END
TF 61 SE
9/45 Remains of Benedictine
19-10-51 Priory at TF 673 140
(formerly listed as Black-
borough Priory Remains)
II
Remains of Priory founded c.1135, carstone rubble with stone dressings. South
gable of large range having 2 large added buttresses, small stone dressed
lancet with large splays to upper gable. North gable and part foundations
of smaller range to north-east, irregular brick, carstone and limestone with
dressed limestone quoins. The Priory of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St.
Katherine was founded as a mixed convent by Roger Scales; it became a nunnery
c.1200. The remains are a Scheduled Ancient Monument, Norfolk 228.


Listing NGR: TF6730014000

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