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Notley Abbey, Buckinghamshire

Historical Description

Notley Abbey, a farm in Long Crendon parish, Bucks, 2 miles NNE of Thame. An Augustinian canonry was founded here in 1162 by William Gifford, Earl of Buckingham, and the remains of it, including some fine pointed windows and a corner-turret, are now incorporated with a very picturesque farmhouse.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Buckinghamshire is available to browse.


Online maps of Notley Abbey are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Buckinghamshire papers online: