North Elmham Chapel
North Elmham Chapel, also known as North Elmham Bishops Castle and North Elmham Bishops Chapel, is a castle ruin in the village of North Elmham.
The structure started out as a cathedral in the 11th century. In 1387 Henry le Despenser, Bishop of Norwich obtained a license to crenellate the church. He then fortified the structure into a double-moated castle. The castle fell into disrepair during the 16th century, and by the 19th century, nothing was visible above ground. The site has been excavated and you can now see earthworks and ruins. Remains of a kitchen hearth, arches, cathedral towers, and walls are all visible.
Visit North Elmham Chapel
7 Day Weather Forecast
Expect a temp in the range 16.8℃ to 19.1℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (SW)
Expect a temp in the range 11℃ to 13.5℃ with wind speed 2.7 m/sec (W)
Expect a temp in the range 13.8℃ to 15.4℃ with wind speed 4.8 m/sec (WSW)
Expect a temp in the range 15.4℃ to 17.4℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (SSW)
Expect a temp in the range 13.9℃ to 17℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (WSW)
Expect a temp in the range 12.5℃ to 14.6℃ with wind speed 2.3 m/sec (SSE)
Expect a temp in the range 13.7℃ to 15.7℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (NW)
Dereham weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Where to stay ...
You may also like ...
In this 'you may also like' section we attempt to answer what else can I do? Here you have a list by order of being the closest some more beaches, things to see and do, places to eat and upcoming events.