Monument record 0240401001 - THE OLD RECTORY

Summary

Supposed site of a medieval monastic cell at the Old Rectory

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Map

Type and Period (1)

  • CELL? (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Description

OLD RECTORY SAID TO BE ON SITE OF A CELL OF BURNHAM ABBEY (B2,4-5). E S ROSCOE IN BUCKINGHAMSHIRE (P70) SAYS THAT IT SERVED FOR A TIME AS A SUB-PRIORY TO BURNHAM, BUT THERE SEEMS TO BE NO DOCUMENTARY EVIDENCE FOR THIS (B4).

Sources (3)

  • <2>SBC12727 Bibliographic reference: RCHM BUCKS 1 P42.
  • <4>SBC7146 Bibliographic reference: KNOWLES D & HADCOCK R N 1971 MEDIEVAL RELIGIOUS HO USES IN ENGLAND & WALES, 2ND EDIT. P282.
  • <5>SBC10685 Bibliographic reference: OS RECORD CARD NO. SU 98 NW 11 (FILED).

Location

Grid reference SU 94457 89965 (point) (Approximate)
Civil Parish BEACONSFIELD, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jun 4 2015 3:46PM

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