Denny Abbey, Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire

Denny Abbey, Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire
Photograph taken 21 September 1999 © Historic England Archive/Dr Neil J. Clarke LRPS ref: 50693

The remains of a Benedictine abbey church dating from around 1150. It became a farmhouse after the Reformation when Henry VIII dissolved the monasteries. This property is now in the care of English Heritage (2010) and managed by the Farmland Museum Trust.

Location

Cambridgeshire Waterbeach

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Themes

Tags

abbey church medieval religion faith architecture english heritage