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Brief description of site

Abbey House in Great Malvern was a house rebuilt around 1600 which stood next to the Priory church. In the 17th century the house had a large formal garden. The house and garden were used by visitors to the spa in the early 19th century, when the garden was illustrated in advertisements. It was replaced in 1848 by the Abbey Hotel.

Brief history of site

The house was rebuilt in about 1600. The garden was laid out during the 17th century. The house and garden were replaced in 1848 by the Abbey Hotel.

Location information:

Locality: Great Malvern, Worcestershire

Local Authorities:

Worcestershire; Malvern Hills; Malvern

Historical County: Worcestershire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 150 Grid Ref: SO727458
Latitude: 52.1099 Longitude: -2.40005


In the centre of Great Malvern.

Key information:

Form of site: garden

Context or principal building: house

Main period of development: 17th century

Survival: Lost

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