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Abbey Ruins Approximately 15 Metres South of Church of St Leonard

A Grade II* Listed Building in Beausale, Haseley, Honiley and Wroxall, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.3339 / 52°20'2"N

Longitude: -1.676 / 1°40'33"W

OS Eastings: 422171

OS Northings: 270698

OS Grid: SP221706

Mapcode National: GBR 5LF.P2L

Mapcode Global: VHBX7.WLTN

Entry Name: Abbey Ruins Approximately 15 Metres South of Church of St Leonard

Listing Date: 11 April 1967

Last Amended: 16 February 1990

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300031

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308396

Location: Beausale, Haseley, Honiley and Wroxall, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV35

County: Warwickshire

District: Warwick

Civil Parish: Beausale, Haseley, Honiley and

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Honiley St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SP2270 (South-west side)
8/130 Abbey Ruins approx. 15m S of
11/04/67 Church of Saint Leonard
(Formerly listed as Remains of
Wroxall Priory in grounds of
Wroxall Abbey (house))
Part of Abbey building, now ruin. Probably early C12, with alterations, c.1866
for James Dugdale. Squared coursed stone, with some C19 brick. Irregular plan,
with rectangular portion to East end. Single-storey range. Segmental pointed
doors opposing to East End. History: abbey founded as a priory for Benedictine
nuns c.1135. Part of this ruin is thought to be the former priory frater, with a
screens passage to the End end, but it may have been altered c.1866 when James
Dugdale built a new Wroxall Abbey house, now Wroxall Abbey School main building
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire: 1966, pp483-484; VCH: Warwickshire: Vol.3:
1945, pp215-216)
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Listing NGR: SP2217070700

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