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GROSMONT PRIORY

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St Mary's Grandmontine monastery, founded circa 1204 as an alien priory, it became denizen in circa 1394 and was dissolved in 1536. The church and claustral buildings were badly damaged by a fire in 1360. Nothing now remains of the buildings, but a description, with measurements, was given at the Dissolution. The church had an apsidal quire, nave, belltower and North chapel. The claustral complex consisted of a sacristy, chapter-house, warming house, frater, kitchen and prior's lodgings.

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