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The New South Range Building


The new building will comprise:


  • A new Refectory and Kitchen for all resident guests and for use for public lectures and presentations
  • A new Monastic Library for the Abbey’s 40,000 books which will be available to the general public
  • The Hermitage Flat for families and retreatants with carers
  • Accommodation for Women on Retreat. The current female retreat will become a Heritage Centre for the Abbey
  • Workshops and service area

This project will require £10 million to complete.
The fundraising strategy has 4 pillars:

Pillar 1 –  Bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund

Pillar 2 –  Donations from charities and private donors

Pillar 3 – Money raised from the Pluscarden 1230 Pilgrimage

Pillar 4 – Crowd-funding, (slates, etc)