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Site of Hempton Priory

A Grade II Listed Building in Hempton, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8233 / 52°49'23"N

Longitude: 0.8427 / 0°50'33"E

OS Eastings: 591630

OS Northings: 328871

OS Grid: TF916288

Mapcode National: GBR R7B.XJP

Mapcode Global: WHKQ5.X9FF

Entry Name: Site of Hempton Priory

Listing Date: 3 June 1959

Last Amended: 24 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049301

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223852

Location: Hempton, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR21

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Hempton

Built-Up Area: Fakenham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Hempton Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TF 92 NW HEMPTON DEREHAM ROAD
(east)
7/20
3/6/59 Site of Hempton Priory.
(Formerly listed as Ruins of
Priory)

II

Site of a Priory of SS Mary and Stephen, a house of Augustinian Canons founded
in 1135 by Roger de St. Martin, of which 4 canons remained at Dissolution;
one hundred metres east of Dereham Road. Flint rubble foundations, otherwise
unidentifiable. Scheduled Ancient Monument County Number 94.


Listing NGR: TF9163028871

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