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Site of Willoghton Preceptory at Temple Garth.
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|Founded||earlier than 1164 by Roger de Builli|
|Built||by Roger de Builli|
Willoughton, founded during the reign of Stephen, was the richest of the English houses of the Templars. After the suppression of the order in 1312 the house passed to the Hospitallers in 1338. It was dissolved in 1540, the lands passing to King's College, Cambridge.
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