Monument record MDR6512 - Augustinian Grange (site of?), Scarcliffe

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

An Augustinian grange of Darley Abbey has been recorded at Scarcliffe (1). Its earliest recorded date is 1252 (2). Scarcliffe Grange shown at SK 500701 on OS 6" 1967. (1-2) Present buildings are 18th-19th century and falling into decay. No earthworks visible. (3) Buildings marked as 'Scarcliffe Grange' on Sanderson's map of Twenty Miles Round Mansfield. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Hart, C (NDAT). 1981. The North Derbyshire Archaeological Survey to AD 1500. p 155.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Cameron, K. 1959. 'The Place-Names of Derbyshire, Part II', English Place-Name Society. p 296.
  • <3> Index: NDAT. 2692. 2692.
  • <4> Personal Observation: Brown, J. Observation based on personal experience, map evidence, site visit etc..



Grid reference SK 50 70 (point) (Approximate)

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Record last edited

Jun 12 2017 4:42PM

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