NEWMINSTER ABBEY - List Entry

  • Description

    "Ruins of Cistercian Abbey. Founded 1137 but most visible remains of c.1180. Sandstone. Large parts of the cloister have been re-erected; pointed and round arches with paired slender columns and waterleaf capitals. East of this, the doorway to the chapter house, also re-erected, with round arch, 2 orders of columns and waterleaf capitals. The remains of the church lie to the north. Standing are parts of a large north window, and part of a C15 screen...."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1155952
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 4 years ago
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