TM4599 : Staircase surround

taken 8 years ago, near to St Olaves, Norfolk, Great Britain

Staircase surround
Staircase surround
The brick surround of a staircase with two shelves?

The Augustinian priory in St Olaves was named after Olaf, King of Norway (d. 1030). When it was suppressed in 1537 the buildings were sold to a local family who added a mansion and pulled down most of the church. What remained was taken into the guardianship of the state in 1921, mainly because of the still existing refectory undercroft which was built in around 1300 and is considered to be an important early example of English brickwork. The vaulted ceiling is supported by five columns of Purbeck marble, the easternmost of which stands on a Roman millstone > LinkExternal link. The priory ruins adjoin Priory Farm and restaurant > LinkExternal link and are open to the public, as is the undercroft.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 6 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 6 July, 2010
Religious buildings > Priory   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 458 995 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:32.3072N 1:37.4176E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 458 995
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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