Bushmead Priory: an Augustinian Priory 800m North East of Bushmead Cross

Bedfordshire

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Garden
Medieval

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council (Unitary)

Bedford Borough Council

Parish

Staploe

Parliamentary Constituency

North East Bedfordshire

Grid Reference

OV116116 (511573, 260773)

WGS84 Coordinates

52.2334, -0.366045

Nearest Postcode

MK44 2LD

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Notes

Medieval monastic garden and 18th century gardens at Bushmead Priory. The Medieval garden remains include fishponds near Duloe Brook, remains of a garden wall and moated enclosures which may have contained gardens. Eighteenth century features include a summerhouse with traces of a grotto and a walled kitchen garden.

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