Former Dominican Friary, Langley Hill, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire

Former Dominican Friary, Langley Hill, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Photograph taken 25 October 2001 © Mr Chris Skinner LRPS. Source Historic England Archive ref: 157690

These walls are all that remains of a Dominican Friary. It was founded by Edward II in c1308. It was closed as part of the Dissolution in 1538. It was then refounded as a Dominican Nunnery in 1557 for the nuns from Dartford. This was dissolved in 1558 when the nuns moved to Dartford.

Location

Hertfordshire Kings Langley

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

friary monastery dissolution religion faith dominican medieval (1066 - 1484)