Warming House at Byland

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Byland Abbey © David Gill

The warming house at Byland Abbey lies in the south-east corner of the south range of the cloister. It lies between the dayroom and the frater.

The space contained a massive fireplace where monks could find warmth. It probably dates to c. 1190.

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Byland Abbey © David Gill

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