Site of Medieval Grange at Thurlaston

Description of this historic site

The site of a Medieval grange, a farm or estate belonging to a monastery. The grange is known from documentary evidence. Its exact location is unknown but it was probably situated in the area of Thurlaston.

Notes about this historic site

1 Pipewell Abbey had two granges at Thurlaston. One was at Biggin (PRN 3087).
2 It is not known what the other grange was called or its precise location. It may have been in the vicinity of Thurlaston Grange (SP4570), although there are no traces of the site on the ground.

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