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Remains of the Chapter House 50 Metres East of Abbey Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in West Acre, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7047 / 52°42'16"N

Longitude: 0.6358 / 0°38'8"E

OS Eastings: 578178

OS Northings: 315150

OS Grid: TF781151

Mapcode National: GBR Q78.KJM

Mapcode Global: WHKQN.Q8YV

Entry Name: Remains of the Chapter House 50 Metres East of Abbey Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 October 1951

Last Amended: 13 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171741

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221916

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

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: West Acre

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: West Acre All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

WEST ACRE CHURCH GREEN (south side)
TF 7815
10/48 Remains of the Chapter
19.10.51. House 50 metres east
of Abbey Farmhouse.
(Formerly listed as
Priory Gatehouse and
remains in Abbey Farm
buildings.)

G.V. II

Remains of Chapter House of Priory of St. Mary and All Saints. C12, Norman,
re-built in C13 after fire of 1286 and vaulted c.1300. Flint, some stone
dressings. Angle only surviving. Scheduled Ancient Monument, County Number
170. See F.H. Fairweather and H.L. Bradfer-Lawrence 'The Priory .. Westacre',
Norfolk Archaeology, 1929. XXIII, 1929, pp. 359-394.


Listing NGR: TF7817815150

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