Summary Page: Former House
Name: Eppenberg, St. Joann. Bapt.
Circary at the Time: Ilfeldia
Years of Activity: <1219 (O.S.A.?) / 1223 (O.Praem) - 1438
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Monasticon Praemonstratense (I, 123)
Approximate modern location: East of Gensungen, in a valley near the road to Hesslar.
Elm-Number [See Below]: None.*
Other Comments: After being dissolved by Pope Eugene VII in 1438 this house was inhabited by Carthusians until it was suppressed in 1523. Partial ruins of the buildings remain.
* This listing (and the numbers, with a few adjustments after 1995) is based on the map contained in Kaspar Elm's Norbert von Xanten: Adliger, Ordensstifter, Kirchenfürst, Wienand Verlag, Köln, 1984, page 328-329.