Croyland Abbey, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

Croyland Abbey, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Photograph taken 25 May 2001 © Mr Derek E. Wharton. Source Historic England Archive ref: 233817

This house was built in the mid 1500s. It is on the site of a medieval grange. It is named after Croyland Abbey in Lincolnshire, which it was linked to. Parts of the older grange still exist within this building. They probably date from a rebuilding by Abbot Richard in 1281.

Location

Northamptonshire Wellingborough

Period

Tudor (1485 - 1602)

Tags

manor religion abbey monastery dissolution tudor (1485 - 1602)