REMAINS OF ABBEY OF SS MARY BARBARA AND EDMUND

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1304912

Date first listed: 08-Jul-1959

Statutory Address: REMAINS OF ABBEY OF SS MARY BARBARA AND EDMUND

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: REMAINS OF ABBEY OF SS MARY BARBARA AND EDMUND

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District Authority)

Parish: Marham

National Grid Reference: TF 70721 09810

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History

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Details

TF 7009 MARHAM

9/25 Remains of Abbey of S.S. Mary, Barbara 8.7.59 and Edmund

_ II*

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

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 221499

Legacy System: LBS

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