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... Little Malvern Priory, in the village of Little Malvern near Malvern, Worcestershire, was a Benedictine monastery c.1171-1537 ... The site is now occupied by house named Little Malvern Court, which has limited public opening ... The Little Malvern Priory church is adjacent.. ...
... Little is known about Malvern over the next thousand years until it is described as ".. ... taken before the King at York in 1387, stating that there was a congregation of hermits at Malvern "some time before the conquest" ... Although a Malvern priory existed before the Norman Conquest, it is the settlement of nearby Little Malvern, the site of another, smaller priory, that is ...
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