Rievaulx Abbey Rievaulx, England

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Founded by St. Bernard of Clairvaux in 1132, Rievaulx Abbey now lies in picturesque ruins in a North Yorkshire valley.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
318200
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Postcode
YO6 5LB
Coordinates
54.257563° N, 1.116647° W
Phone
01439 798228

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  • Listed Building Description

    SE 58 NE/SE RIEVAULX MAIN STREET (east side, off) 3/111 Rievaulx Abbey 5/111 (Formerly listed as Abbey) 4.1.55 GV I Abbey Church and monastic buildings, now ruinous. C12, C13, C14, C15. Sandstone and limestone. For descriptions see DoE Guidebook. Scheduled Ancient Monument. Peers, Rievaulx Abbey, DoE official guidebook; Pevsner, Yorkshire: The North Riding, 1966...

References & Resources

  1. Rievaulx Abbey: Community, Architecture, Memory
  2. Rievaulx Abbey
  3. Official Website of Rievaulx Abbey English Heritage. Official source.
  4. The National Heritage List for England English Heritage.

Article Info

Article Title
Rievaulx Abbey (Rievaulx, England)
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April 11, 2015