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Ruins of Service Wing of West Dereham Abbey House

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

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Latitude: 52.5769 / 52°34'36"N

Longitude: 0.4501 / 0°27'0"E

OS Eastings: 566116

OS Northings: 300498

OS Grid: TF661004

Mapcode National: GBR P78.DLV

Mapcode Global: WHJQ0.WHH9

Plus Code: 9F42HFG2+Q2

Entry Name: Ruins of Service Wing of West Dereham Abbey House

Listing Date: 9 July 1951

Last Amended: 11 December 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170628

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221733

Location: West Dereham, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE33

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: West Dereham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: West Dereham

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

In the entry for:-


Ruins of service wing of
West Dereham Abbey House
4/78 (previously listed with
St Mary's Abbey remains
including farm buildings)
GV 9.7.51 II

the grade shall be amended to read II* (star).



Ruins of service wing of West
4/78 Dereham Abbey House (previously
listed with St Mary's Abbey remains
9.7.51 including farm buildings)


Stables and service wing. 1697 but incorporating substantial remains of abbey
buildings of late C12. Carstone, some brick and ashlar dressings. Rectangular
block with ashlar faced diagonal corner buttresses. One storey in symmetrical
disposition. Central carriage entrance beneath basket arch. 4 round-headed
window openings to right, some blocked. 3 similar openings to left, all with
ashlar dressings. Walls divide interior into loose boxes.

Listing NGR: TF6611600498

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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