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Latitude: 52.4448 / 52°26'41"N
Longitude: 1.4714 / 1°28'17"E
OS Eastings: 636012
OS Northings: 288646
OS Grid: TM360886
Mapcode National: GBR XMG.LTY
Mapcode Global: VHM6H.GT76
Plus Code: 9F43CFVC+WH
Entry Name: Remains of College at Mettingham Castle
Listing Date: 1 September 1953
Last Amended: 27 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1352601
English Heritage Legacy ID: 282170
Location: Mettingham, East Suffolk, Suffolk, NR35
Civil Parish: Mettingham
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Mettingham All Saints
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
METTINGHAM CASTLE ROAD
TM 38 NE
4/19 Remains of College at
1-9-53 ( formerly listed with
The ruins of a monastic college, sited to the south of the castle (see Item
4/18), in a small moated enclosure inside the main castle moat. The castle
premises were conveyed to the college in 1382, which at that time was sited at
Raveningham in Norfolk; the move to Mettingham was not completed until 1393.
There are several substantial sections of flint rubble walls with red brick
dressings, some with original window openings. The lower part of a square
tower has lancet window openings. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of
Archaeology, Vol.4, pp.77-89. Scheduled Ancient Monument (County No.70).
Listing NGR: TM3601288646
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