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Remains of St Marys Priory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Coxford, King's Lynn, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.827 / 52°49'37"N

Longitude: 0.7417 / 0°44'30"E

OS Eastings: 584814

OS Northings: 329021

OS Grid: TF848290

Mapcode National: GBR R76.NBV

Mapcode Global: WHKQ4.C6FK

Plus Code: 9F42RPGR+RM

Entry Name: Remains of St Marys Priory

Listing Date: 5 June 1953

Last Amended: 9 October 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152495

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221584

Location: East Rudham, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE31

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: East Rudham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: East with West Rudham

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TF 8490
Remains of St. Mary's
7/1 Priory, Coxford
(formerly listed as
5.6.53 Coxford Priory,
Augustinian Priory Remains. Founded at St. Mary's Church, East Rudham (q.v.)
removed here 1215. C13 and C15. Flint with stone dressings. North crossing
arch of church with part of north chancel wall attached. Detached chancel
north-east angle with buttresses at north-east. Internal elevation of crossing
has double chamfered arch with inserted wall C15, upper window with tracery
remains. Chamfered respond half pier of north crossing arch. Chancel north
wall 2 storey internal elevation has blocked ground floor arch and 2 blocked
first floor arches, one infilling the other, all C13. Detached north-east
angle has stone dressed quoins and set-offs. Also known as Broomsthorpe
Priory. Ancient Monument, County Number 93. See H.J. Dukinfield Astley
'Two Norfolk Villages' (Norwich 1900) pp. 5-ll.

Listing NGR: TF8481429021

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