The Benedictine Priory of St Mary (Sopwell Priory) and the post-medieval mansions known as Sopwell House or Lee Hall - St Albans

Remains of post-Dissolution mansion on site of medieval priory. A major programme of repair works to the ruins has been carried out, with only a final phase of consolidation now required in order to take the site off the register. This last phase has yet to be programmed.

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    The Benedictine Priory of St Mary (Sopwell Priory) and the post-medieval mansions known as Sopwell House or Lee Hall
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1019137
    Local Planning Authority:
    St Albans
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Religious house

Location

    Building Name:
    The Benedictine Priory of St Mary (Sopwell Priory) and the post-medieval mansions known as Sopwell House or Lee Hall
    County:
    Hertfordshire
    District / Borough:
    St Albans
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    St. Albans
    Region:
    East of England

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
    Previous Priority:
    F
    Ownership:
    Local authority
    Designation:
    Scheduled Monument, LB grade II, part in CA

Contact Details

James Albone 01223 582781