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Latitude: 52.6591 / 52°39'32"N
Longitude: 0.5228 / 0°31'21"E
OS Eastings: 570721
OS Northings: 309810
OS Grid: TF707098
Mapcode National: GBR P6D.70G
Mapcode Global: WHKQT.0F69
Entry Name: Remains of Abbey of Ss Mary Barbara and Edmund
Listing Date: 8 July 1959
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1304912
English Heritage Legacy ID: 221499
Location: Marham, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE33
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk
Civil Parish: Marham
Built-Up Area: Marham
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Marham Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TF 7009 MARHAM
9/25 Remains of Abbey of
S.S. Mary, Barbara
8.7.59 and Edmund
Remains of Cistercian Abbey. Dedicated 1249. Clunch with ashlar dressings.
South wall of nave survives with 2 circular clerestory windows and part of
third. Eastern window is quatrefoil, western sexfoil, both moulded, with
pierced spandrels and within chamfered surrounds. Below clerestory on south
is string course acting as drip mould for cloister roof, the supporting
corbels of which survive. To west are remains of vaulted room, probably a
narthex. One springer survives with ribs of roll and fillet mouldings.
Scheduled ancient monument, County Number 209.
Listing NGR: TF7072109810
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