Merevale Abbey, a Cistercian monastery, associated water control features and industrial remains, Merevale - North Warwickshire

Mid-C12 Cistercian monastery retaining several visible fragments of major monastic buildings but also earthwork and buried remains which illustrate the development of the monastery. Stonework in the refectory is eroding and needs addressing through a condition assessment to inform conservation. Historic England is continuing to work with the Estate to address the site.

Merevale Abbey, a Cistercian monastery, associated water control features and industrial remains, Merevale - North Warwickshire
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Merevale Abbey, a Cistercian monastery, associated water control features and industrial remains
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1014682
    Local Planning Authority:
    North Warwickshire
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Religious house

Location

    Building Name:
    Merevale Abbey
    County:
    Warwickshire
    District / Borough:
    North Warwickshire
    Parish:
    Merevale
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    North Warwickshire
    Region:
    Midlands

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Private
    Designation:
    Scheduled Monument, 6 LBs, part in RPG grade II*