Faringdon Abbey

Faringdon Abbey was a Cistercian abbey located at Wyke just north of the small town of in the county of . The Royal manor of Faringdon was given to the Cistercian monks by King John in 1203 for the founding of an abbey.

Notable Places in the Area

Public building
Photo: Mick Lobb, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Public building
Photo: Jon S, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is situated 350 feet north of Faringdon Abbey. Photo: Ballista, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Manor estate
is a Grade I listed 14,510 square feet house in , Oxfordshire, England. is situated 970 feet north of Faringdon Abbey.

Localities in the Area

is a historic market town in the , Oxfordshire, England, 18 miles south-west of , 10 miles north-west of and 12 miles east-north-east of . Photo: Steve Daniels, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village and civil parish in , about 1.5 miles south of and 0.8 miles east of . Photo: Andrew Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village and civil parish about 2 miles southwest of in the , England. is situated 1½ miles southwest of Faringdon Abbey. Photo: Gareth James, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Faringdon Abbey

51.6586° or 51° 39' 31" north
-1.5841° or 1° 35' 2.6" west
Open Location Code
344 feet (105 metres)
Geo­Names ID

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