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Latitude: 52.7035 / 52°42'12"N
Longitude: 0.6358 / 0°38'8"E
OS Eastings: 578186
OS Northings: 315012
OS Grid: TF781150
Mapcode National: GBR Q78.KK2
Mapcode Global: WHKQN.Q9ZT
Entry Name: Remains of Domestic Range 140 Metres South of Abbey Farmhouse Across River Nar
Listing Date: 19 October 1951
Last Amended: 13 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1342410
English Heritage Legacy ID: 221917
Location: West Acre, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE32
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
WEST ACRE CHURCH GREEN (south side)
10/49 Remains of domestic
19.10.51. range 140 metres south
of Abbey Farmhouse
across River Nar.
(Formerly listed as
Priory Gatehouse and
remains in Abbey Farm
Remains of detached domestic range of Priory of St. Mary and All Saints.
Medieval, perhaps C14 and C15. Rectangular, 2 storey range. Flint, clunch,
brick dressings. Possibly the theological school or "Schools for Sons of
Gentlemen" mentioned in contemporary documents. Scheduled Ancient Monument,
County Number 170. See F.H. Fairweather and H.L. Bradfer-Lawrence 'The Priory
...Westacre', Norfolk Archaeology, XXIII, 1929, pp. 359-394 (ref. p. 380-384).
Listing NGR: TF7818615012
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