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Lesnes Abbey

Lesnes and Thamesmead: Architectural Visions from the 12th and 21st centuries

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Meet at:
place
Lesnes Abbey Woods, New Road, Abbey Wood, DA17 5RE
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Refreshments, Toilets
Discover the origins of Lesnes Abbey, founded by Richard de Luci in 1178, and the architectural history of Thamesmead, described in the 1960s as the ‘Town of the 21st Century.'

Design

Original design
Unknown, 1178
Extension
robert rigg, 1968
Type
Religious, Walk/tour
Period
Historical/contemporary