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Latitude: 52.7046 / 52°42'16"N
Longitude: 0.6354 / 0°38'7"E
OS Eastings: 578149
OS Northings: 315140
OS Grid: TF781151
Mapcode National: GBR Q78.KFC
Mapcode Global: WHKQN.Q8RX
Entry Name: Remains of Base of South West Tower and Part of West Claustral Range of West Acre Priory, 20 Metres East of Abbey Farm House
Listing Date: 19 October 1951
Last Amended: 13 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1077661
English Heritage Legacy ID: 221915
Location: West Acre, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE32
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk
Civil Parish: West Acre
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: West Acre All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
WEST ACRE CHURCH GREEN (south side)
10/47 Remains of base of
19.10.51 south-west tower and
part of west claustral
range of West Acre
Priory, 20 metres
east of Abbey Farm
listed as Priory Gate-
house and remains
in Abbey Farm
Remains of base of south-west tower and part of west range of cloister of
Priory of St. Mary and All Saints. C12 and C13. Flint, stone dressings. Base
of Early English tower addition to west end of Norman church tower. East wall
with blocked round-headed arch, north wall has 2 blocked pointed arches with
angle corbel of vaulting inside tower of C15. Fragment of west end of south
aisle attached at east. Norman west cloister range attached at south has four
distinct chambers with surviving Norman and Early English evidence. Scheduled
Ancient Monument, County Number 170. See F.H. Fairweather and H.L.
Bradfer-Lawrence, The Priory of St. Mary and All Saints, Westacre, and
excavations upon its site : Norfolk Archaeology, XXIII, 1929, 359-394.
Listing NGR: TF7814915140
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