Up Holland Priory was a Benedictine priory in Up Holland, Lancashire, England. It was founded in 1319.[1] The priory remains are recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II listed building.[2] and the site is listed as a scheduled monument.[3] The former chancel is now the nave of the Church of St Thomas the Martyr.

Up Holland Priory
St Thomas the Martyr's nave used to be the chancel of the priory.
Up Holland Priory is located in the Borough of West Lancashire
Up Holland Priory
Up Holland Priory
Location in West Lancashire
53°32′24″N 2°43′17″W / 53.5401°N 2.7213°W / 53.5401; -2.7213
OS grid referenceSD 5229605070
LocationUp Holland, Lancashire
DenominationBenedictine
History
Founded1319
Architecture
Heritage designationGrade II

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Footnotes
  1. ^ Farrer & Brownbill (1908), pp. 111–12
  2. ^ Historic England. "Up Holland Priory Remains (1219780)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 30 November 2011.
  3. ^ Historic England. "Up Holland Benedictine Priory (1013649)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 30 November 2011.
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