What did Merton Priory look like?

What did Merton Priory look like? Useful links

Introductory videos

Here are some sites about medieval architecture and buildings


Early English



Haughmond Abbey

Other monasteries

Rievaulx Abbey (Yorkshire):History and 3D recreation

Lewes Priory, Sussex:

Lesnes Abbey, Bexley

Various other abbeys and priories

Domestic buildings


‘Hospital’ was more of an old-folks’ home, and not the supercharged A&E place we think of. ‘Hostel’ and ‘hotel’ both come from this word, which itself comes from the Latin for hospitality. Some medieval hospitals are the Almshouses, Ewelme, Oxon and The Lord Leycester, Warwick.

Other stuff:

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