Wigmore Abbey, the ruins of Abbey Church

Wigmore Abbey, the ruins of Abbey Church, Leintwardine, Craven Arms, Shropshire SY7 0NB View on map

12th century ruins of abbey founded by Hugh Mortimer for Austin Canons of the congregation of St Victor of Paris. The existing remains consist of fragments of the south transept and nave walls and a 14th century gatehouse. The ruins are a Scheduled Monument.


  • Grant Recipient: Mr J Challis
  • Contact for access: Mr J Challis
  • 07811 931 939

Opening Arrangements

Viewing by appointment. Application by letter only at least 3 months in advance.

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £5.00


A4110 Wigmore to Adforton road, towards Burrington and Downton at bottom of Adforton Hill approximately ½ mile. Rail: Ludlow (8 miles).

Parking Spaces


Space for one coach.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: No