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Remains of Merevale Abbey Fragment of Church South Aisle Wall Approximately 30 Metres North West of Remains of Refectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Atherstone, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.5773 / 52°34'38"N

Longitude: -1.5706 / 1°34'14"W

OS Eastings: 429193

OS Northings: 297806

OS Grid: SP291978

Mapcode National: GBR 5HN.KQ0

Mapcode Global: WHCHC.VH81

Plus Code: 9C4WHCGH+WP

Entry Name: Remains of Merevale Abbey Fragment of Church South Aisle Wall Approximately 30 Metres North West of Remains of Refectory

Listing Date: 23 November 1951

Last Amended: 30 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185467

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309214

Location: Merevale, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, CV9

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Merevale

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Merevale with Bentley

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

SP29NE (South-east side)
1/121 Remains of Merevale Abbey:
23/11/51 fragment of church S aisle
wall approx. 30m NW of remains
of Refectory
(Formerly listed as remains of
Merevale Abbey in garden of
Fragment of south aisle wall of the abbey church. C12 or C15. Sandstone. The
wall is approximately 4 metres high and 6 metres long, and is now attached to
the north side of an outbuilding. Included for group value. Merevale Abbey was a
Cistercian house, founded in 1148 by Robert, Earl Ferrers. Scheduled ancient
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p351; VCH: Warwickshire: Vol IV, p143)

Listing NGR: SP2919397806

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

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